Pew Charitable Trusts Ocean Conservation

2005 Market St, Philadelphia, USA

Region Active

International, Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Arctic, Mediterranean Sea, Caribbean, Pacific

Non-profit organisation

1948

Activity

Marine conservation, Marine research, Marine protected areas, Protection of marine life, Fish conservation, Plastic pollution, Pollution of the sea

Description

Pew Charitable Trust’s ocean work includes efforts to create large marine reserves; end illegal fishing; protect key species such as penguins, sharks, tuna and forage fish; and establish policies that protect, maintain, and restore the health of marine ecosystems.