Marine Conservation organizations in North America, South America, Central America and the Caribbean
Natural Resources Defense Council
40 West 20th Street, New York, USA
Environmental advocacy, Education, Water protection, climate change
New York City-based Natural Resources Defense Council is a non-profit international environmental advocacy group works to protect the oceans from pollution and exploitation. The organisation supports the implementation of laws that help to save the marine life including allowing overfished species to rebound. In addition, the council takes necessary efforts to preserve ocean treasures, prevent destructive fishing practices and protect coastal communities from offshore drilling, among others.