Igniting public support
For a global network of
Marine protected areas
“Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean.”
News and Updates
Gathered Foods, Makers of Good Catch® Plant-Based Seafood, Joins Dr. Sylvia Earle’s Mission Blue Nonprofit in New Initiative to Help Preserve Key Ocean Ecosystems
President Piñera Announces Chile Will Advance a Proposal to Fully Protect an Area of the High Seas in the Southeastern Pacific, the First of its Kind
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.