California Ocean Alliance

9099 Soquel Drive, Suite 8, Aptos, California CA 95003, USA

Region Active

Antarctic

Research non-profit

Activity

Marine conservation, Marine conservation awareness and education, Marine research

Description

Based in Monterey Bay, California, COA conducts marine research to drive conservation, with the additional aim to educate on marine and conservation issues. In one such project, COA marine biologists travel to Antarctica to conduct cutting-edge research on whale populations and behaviour. By combining research with conservation and education, they are contributing to the understanding and protection of marine mammals worldwide, and ensuring that their populations persevere and thrive into the future.