The Blue Marine Foundation exists to combat over-fishing and the destruction of biodiversity – arguably the largest problem facing the world’s oceans – by delivering practical conservation solutions, including the creation of large-scale marine reserves.

BLUE’s aim is to put 10% of the world’s oceans under protection by 2020 and 30% by 2030. We also work to establish sustainable fisheries so fish stocks can begin to recover.

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‘We desperately need more big solutions to the continuing crisis in the world’s oceans, and we need them developed and deployed urgently. That’s what BLUE exists to do.’  Jonathon Porritt, co-founder, Forum for the Future