Mote Marine

1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34236, USA

Region Active

North America

Non-profit, Research

1980

Activity

Marine research, Marine conservation awareness and education, Aquariums

Description

Mote Marine Laboratory’s main campus is in Sarasota, Florida, where the Mote Aquarium plays an important role in Mote’s outreach efforts to educate visitors about marine life. This includes by 'presenting exhibits and programs that reflect ongoing research in the laboratory and that stimulate curiosity, discovery, exploration and stewardship of aquatic environments'. The laboratory has numerous marine research programmes, and aims to ' advance marine science and education, supporting conservation and sustainable use of marine resources.'