Coralive.org

Coralive

Binzenstrasse 38, 4058 Basel, Switzerland

Region active

Global

Non-profit

Activity

Marine conservation awareness and education, Coral reef restoration, Marine protected areas, Mangroves, Seagrass, Conservation technology

Description

Coralive.org focuses on 'coral reef restoration and protection, management of marine protected areas, conservation education and developing alternative livelihood programs for coastal communities'. They have developed a method to accelerate coral growth and enhance coral resiliency via mineral accretion technology. Their coral restoration projects are active in Jamaica, Madagascar, Kenya, Seychelles, Maldives and Philippines. Seagrass and mangroves are also in their sights, with replantings and transplanting projects underway in places such as the Maldives. They are also involved in MPA management in Madagascar.