We must sustain the places that sustain us. We focus on protecting oceans and rivers and the livelihoods they support, for the benefit of people and the environment. Those who are closest to a challenge are often closest to its solution. That is why we work with farmers, fishermen, ranchers, businesses, conservationists and all those who live in the places we work.
We believe conservation solutions that make economic sense stand the test of time. That’s how we answer urgent problems today and benefit future generations. Specifically, we work to end overfishing and preserve coastal livelihoods, improve the availability and quality of water in our nation’s largest river basins, and restore lost wetlands and the protection they provide along the Gulf Coast.
We measure progress by the increasing use of conservation solutions that benefit nature and people, the number of wetland acres or river miles restored and recovery of depleted fisheries.
October 18, 2018For Alabama fisherman Bobby Kelly, sustainable fishing is good for business now – and the future
October 11, 2018In the Gulf of California, Amy Hudson Weaver works to protect small-scale fisheries – and the way of life they support.