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Become a voice for the ocean

Our ocean faces many threats like the onslaught of ocean trash, overfishing and ocean acidification. With the help of donors like you, Ocean Conservancy is developing innovative solutions to save our ocean. Thank you for your donation today.

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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. The Arctic is also home to animals found nowhere else on Earth. Where else can you find the longest living vertebrate on the planet (the 400-year old Greenland shark), the unicorn of the sea (the narwhal), and the colorful spectacled eider?

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Protecting the Arctic should be an immediate priority for all nations of the world!

Whit Sheard, Director of International Arctic Program

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

  • “As climate change dramatically impacts our planet, I am hopeful that we can find new solutions to save our ocean—the essential life-support system for the Earth. The ocean’s future is our future.”

    George Leonard
    Chief Scientist
    George Leonard
  • “Every day people make decisions about how we are going to use the environment. I think it's important we have an ecosystem conservation voice in those conversations.”

    Alexis Baldera
    Director, Gulf Restoration Program