Issue Area: Pinnipeds

Aquarius

A non-governmental environmental organisation promoting sustainable and participatory development. Work includes the protection of the critically endangered Mediterranean monk seal, with public and media awareness programmes, an extensive educational programme, surveys of potential monk seal habitat and other practical conservation efforts.

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Asociación AZIR para la Protección del Medio Ambiente

An independent non-profit non-governmental organisation carrying out a wide variety of work to protect the environment and wildlife in the Mediterranean coastal province of Alhucemas. Work includes observing and tracking the last few monk seals left there, encouraging fishermen and coastal inhabitants to respect the seals and not to disturb …

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Azerbaijani Society for Protection of Animals ASPA

ASPA works on animal welfare issues throughout the country, including issues affecting Caspian seals. Initiated and coordinated a project in 2000 to identify the causes of and measure the scale of the mass mortality of Caspian seals. Continues to monitor the seals and investigate related mortality events. Associate members of …

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BC Cetacean Sighting Network

British Columbia’s convoluted coastline is home to twenty-three species of cetaceans and two species of sea turtles. Nine of these are at risk of extinction. To conserve these species, it’s crucial to learn more about their distribution and habitat use. It’s impossible for researchers to monitor these coastal waters year-round …

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British Divers Marine Life Rescue BDMLR

PastBDMLR was formed in 1988, when a few like minded divers got together in response to the mass mortality of Harbour seals in the Wash area of East Anglia, to do what they could for the rescue effort.From these early beginnings, they gained further knowledge of marine wildlife and acquired …

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Captive Animals’ Protection Trust (CAPT)

The Captive Animals’ Protection Trust (CAPT) works to prevent cruelty and to promote respect for animals through education.We are totally against the use of animals in captivity and the entertainment industry and our ultimate aim is to help build a kinder world for all of us.We co-ordinate a network of …

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Center for Cetacean Research & Conservation CCRC

WhaleResearch.org is the official website for The Center for Cetacean Research & Conservation. The CCRC is a tax-exempt, non-profit organization founded to conserve cetaceans and the ecosystems they inhabit.ResearchCCRC conducts and facilitates benign research on whales and dolphins.The conservation status and biology of most cetaceans are poorly understood. Many cetacean …

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Centre for Marine Studies CMS

The Centre for Marine Studies co-ordinates research and teaching on the ocean, coast, estuaries and reefs of Queensland for the University. Accessible through the Centre are the diverse marine systems of Queensland, which include pristine coral reefs, rugged rocky shores and clean beaches, salt-marshes, mangroves and seagrasses. The rich life …

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Chesapeake Bay Program

  America’s Premiere Watershed Restoration PartnershipThe Chesapeake Bay — the largest estuary in the U.S. — is an incredibly complex ecosystem that includes important habitats and food webs. The Bay itself, its rivers,

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Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island CRESLI

The Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island, was founded in the summer of 1996 by a group of experts in marine mammal science, environmental sciences, education and conservation. CRESLI was formed for the purposes of conducting research, providing educational experiences and promoting conservation of coastal ecosystems. Research and …

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