Like other years, as 2012 comes to a close many people take the time to reflect on the year’s events and start thinking about things that they will resolve to improve for the next year. If we consider 2012, the ocean has changed much as a result of human impact, from rising sea and acidity levels, to shifts in marine life cycles and storm patterns. As the new year approaches let’s take the opportunity to make resolutions that can directly impact the future of our oceans. It may seem a daunting task, but there are many things that you can do to change the course of what is happening with our seas. Here are a few resolutions that you could adopt to do your part in preserving the oceans for future generations.