Igniting public support
For a global network of
Marine protected areas

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Our Mission

“Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean.”

RT @SylviaEarle: We need to do everything in our power to protect and restore what we can - as if our lives depend on it. Because they do.…
Since its beginning in 2009, the Pew Charitable Trusts Global Shark Conservation Campaign has made waves in shark p… https://t.co/VNBTIYOQek
A shark described as a "living fossil" has been shooting to the top of the food chain as the decline of great white… https://t.co/1BkY7dsLPD
RT @pewenvironment: The Southern Ocean encompasses 15% of the world’s ocean—and is home to incredible creatures found nowhere else. #CCAMLR
The upper part of the sea turtle's shell is called a carapace! https://t.co/4DcB1SW3mr
Hawksbill sea turtles enjoy those sea anemone noms. 😋 https://t.co/WcWjZjDEx4
There are seven species of sea turtles! https://t.co/LhDZ0l2ZDO
Mud in the wetlands may be a 'secret weapon' against climate change; a global study has shown that marshes are part… https://t.co/gmZrR5kQ7A

Hope Spots

Hope Spots are special places that are critical to the health of the ocean — Earth’s blue heart. Some Hope Spots are already formally protected, while others still need defined protection. Under Dr. Earle’s leadership, the Mission Blue team has embarked on a series of expeditions to shed light on these vital ecosystems and ignite support to safeguard them as marine protected areas.


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