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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 Florida

Florida is blessed with incredible ocean and coastal environments and wildlife, but Florida also faces enormous challenges. Harmful algal blooms plague Florida’s waterways. Pollution and water quality problems seem to flow everywhere.

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Beaches are Florida’s most valuable asset. They are culturally and economically important and provide habitat for many species, as well as storm and flood protection for coastal communities.

J.P. Brooker, Director, Senior Manager and Policy Counsel for Florida Conservation
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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

  • “Science teaches us that life on Earth derives from oceans. That’s why people are so attracted to the sea, live along its shores even in places like the Arctic.”

    Scott Highleyman
    Vice President, Conservation Policy and Programs
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  • “To move forward, change has to come from multiple directions at the same time. The solutions to really challenging problems always come along multiple fronts. ”

    Emily Woglom
    Executive Vice President
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