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Our ocean unifies our world like nothing else. And saving it from ongoing threats is a cause that affects us all. We are on the front lines of ocean protection, investing in research, leadership and advocacy that advances science-based solutions that work. Give today and make a difference for the future of our ocean!

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Protecting the Arctic

The Arctic is among the most spectacularly beautiful places on the planet—and one of the most remote. People have made their homes in this harsh region for millennia, and residents of Arctic coastal communities continue to rely on a healthy ocean to sustain a traditional way of life and as a vital source of food security.

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Science teaches us that life on Earth derives from the ocean. That’s why people are so attracted to the sea.

Scott Highleyman, Vice President, Conservation Policy and Programs
Coast Guard Cutter Healy supports Geotraces mission to the Arctic

Ocean Conservancy is working with you to protect the ocean from today’s greatest global challenges.

Together, we create science-based solutions for a healthy ocean and the wildlife and communities that depend on it.

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Our Stories

  • “It’s my job to make sure that Ocean Conservancy makes good on our promise to our members, supporters, partners and friends – to protect and defend our ocean and all of us that rely on it.”

    Janis Searles Jones
    CEO
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  • “Don’t let anyone tell you the Arctic is doomed. Yes, it is experiencing rapid and profound impacts as a result of climate change but we can change that trajectory through global cooperation, regional collaboration and unwavering commitment to maximize the resilience of the Arctic Ocean.”

    Andrew Hartsig
    Director, Arctic Program
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