GreenWave - Developing a new method of ocean farming designed to restore ocean ecosystems, mitigate climate change, and create blue-green jobs for fishermen - while providing healthy, local food for communities.
Marine Protected Areas (MPA) of the United States - MPAs are defined areas where natural and/or cultural resources are given greater protection than the surrounding waters. In the U.S., MPAs span a range of habitats including the open ocean, coastal areas, inter-tidal zones, estuaries, and the Great Lakes. They also vary widely in purpose, legal authorities, agencies, management approaches, level of protection, and restrictions on human uses.
National Oceanography Centre - A marine science research and technology institution based on two sites in Southampton and Liverpool, United Kingdom. It is the UK's largest institution for integrated sea level science, coastal and deep ocean research and technology development. Research and technology groups include:
Ocean Project, The - Since its formation in the late 1990s, The Ocean Project has grown from a handful of founding North American aquariums and conservation organizations into the world's most extensive network for advancing ocean education and action, with nearly 1,000 Partner zoos, aquariums, and museums (ZAMs), plus conservation and education organizations, agencies, and institutions in all 50 U.S. states and 85 countries.
Tara Expeditions - Through the work of scientists and also artists, Tara Expeditions are observing the Earth's changing environment, and learning more about its complex and fragile ecosystem. Thanks to the initiative of the French designer agnès b. and Etienne Bourgois, Tara has accomplished 8 successful expeditions - to Greenland, Antarctica, Patagonia, southern Georgia, the Arctic and all over the world with the lastest expedition Tara Oceans.
Waitt Foundation - Primary mission of the Waitt Foundation is to protect our oceans from the harmful impacts of overfishing. Funding partnerships and projects in conjunction with its grantees and two institutes, the Waitt Foundation supports a variety of national and international programs concentrating on ocean conservation initiatives and marine related issues.
Whale Alert - A growing network of non-profit institutions, government agencies, shipping and technology companies focused on reducing lethal ship strikes of whales.
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