Oceana seeks to make our oceans as rich, healthy, and abundant as they once were. Founded in 2001, is the largest international advocacy organization focused solely on ocean conservation
Since its founding, Oceana has won more than 200 victories and protected more than 4.5 million square miles of ocean. Our oceans are home to most of the life on our planet and play a central role in the world's natural systems, like regulating our climate and absorbing carbon dioxide.
Through its science-based policy approach, Oceana will address 4 main goals:
- Defending Sustainable Fisheries Management in Europe
- Minimizing Single-Use Plastics Reaching the Ocean
- Eliminating IUU Fishing through Transparency
- Stopping Destructive Fishing inside European Marine Protected Areas