Marine Conservation Institute

MCBI

Marine Conservation Biology Institute

Seattle: 4010 Stoneway N, Seattle, USA; Washington DC: 122 C St NW, Washington DC, USA; California: 14301 Arnold Dr, Glen Allen California, USA

Region Active

North America

Research Institute

1996

Activity

Conservation of marine and coastal diversity, Marine conservation, Marine research, Education, Advocacy, Marine conservation awareness and education

Description

Marine Conservation Institute is a non-profit scientific and conservation advocacy organization that has been working since 1996 to promote cooperation essential to protecting and restoring the Earth's biological diversity. From the headquarters in Seattle WA and the Washington DC and California offices, they work to protect marine life around the United States and beyond by encouraging research and training in marine conservation biology, bringing scientists together to examine crucial marine conservation issues, conducting policy research to frame the marine conservation agenda, leading outreach efforts to educate scientists, the public and decision makers on key issues, and building partnerships to solve problems affecting marine life and people.