Blue Resources Trust

117 Vishnu Kovil Road, 30410 Kalkudah, Sri Lanka

Region Active

Asia

Non-profit

Activity

Marine conservation awareness and education, Marine protected areas, Coral reef conservation, Marine research, Sustainable fishing, Sharks and rays, Seagrass research

Description

Blue Resources Trust is a marine research and consultancy organisation based in Sri Lanka that aims to promote informed science based decision making to facilitate the sustainable use of marine resources. Their past and current research has focused on coral reefs, fisheries, sustainable livelihoods, marine protected areas, and the development of domestic and international marine policy. They consult in a wide range of marine related fields including field surveys, EIAs, technical advice, and project management. In addition, they facilitate underwater photographers and film crews.