This morning at the #OurOcean2014 Conference, Leonardo DiCaprio announced that his foundation has pledged $7 million to ocean conservation projects over the next two years. Watch him as he announces the good news:

Leonardo DiCaprio joined Secretary Kerry at ‪#‎OurOcean2014‬ today to talk about the importance of protecting the ocean. ” If we don’t do something to save our oceans now, it won’t be just the sharks and the dolphins that will suffer; it will be all of us including our children and our grandchildren.”

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Source: U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Oceans, Environment and Science
Photo: Getty / Alex Wong