Save the Med Foundation

Mallorca, Balearic Islands, Spain

Region Active:

Europe

Non-profit NGO

Activity

Scientific expeditions, Marine protected areas, Plastic pollution, Volunteers, Marine research, Education

Description

Involved in the Balearic islands off mainland Spain, Save the Med arranges scientific expeditions, ocean clean-up of plastic pollution, education, amongst other activities, via a team of experienced marine scientists and divers who work closely with local authorities and stakeholders. They have created an effectively managed network of Marine Protected Areas around the Balearic Islands, allowing marine ecosystems to recover and thrive together with prospering local communities and industries.