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Our Ocean Needs YOU

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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Arctic shipping is poised to increase rapidly as the ice-free season lengthens. Now is the time to put in place measures that will prevent accidents.

Andrew Hartsig, Arctic Program Director
Protecting 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

  • “Each and every one of us relies on the ocean.”

    Janis Searles Jones
  • “Plastics now pollute all dimensions of our oceans from the sea surface to the seafloor, on remote beaches and in Arctic sea ice.”

    Nick Mallos
    Senior Director of the Trash Free Seas® Program