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Our Mission

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

Dive deeper into the @Interior's proposed Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling proposal. Then, attend a meeting (… https://t.co/ZNWg87jKMu
The idea is to turn washed-up plastic into a useful product. In this case, melt and mold it into kayaks which will… https://t.co/FKuNOjWDL6
RT @pewenvironment: Deep-sea spectacle: Reflecting light from a remotely operated vehicle, this otherwise colorless jellyfish was spotted o…
"We are all together in this single living ecosystem called planet earth." @SylviaEarle https://t.co/se72aOZKBq
"The next few years are essential for the future of our oceans and we are in desperate need for govt to come togeth… https://t.co/otKIx4hKyv
RT @BBCAMERICA: Only 3 episodes remain. Are you ready to go deeper? An all-new #BluePlanet2 premieres tomorrow at 9/8c on @BBCAMERICA. htt…
The worst oil ship disaster in decades left consumers in China, Japan, and South Korea with a warning against eatin… https://t.co/J77DIb3qym
Rock on! A coastal management plan where everyone wins. https://t.co/cxb8mE323e #HopeSpotsvia @physorg_com https://t.co/CV2bcRwoPQ
There may be less than 30 vaquita left, but environmental groups are not giving up on the tiny porpoise.… https://t.co/zGtpD3UHxL
Hay una procesión el sábado 17 de febrero en la CDMX a las 10:00 hrs en la explanada del Museo Tamayo, Bosque de Ch… https://t.co/cLKr80iL24

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.


"With knowing comes caring." - Dr. Sylvia Earle