Pollution

I. Ocean Pollution

II. Ocean Noise Pollution

I. Ocean Pollution

  1. Algalita US-based nonprofit dedicated to the issue of ocean plastic pollution.
  2. Beach Environmental Awareness Campaign Hawai`i (B.E.A.C.H.) US-based nonprofit bringing “awareness and solutions to the problem of marine debris on Hawai’i’s beaches.”
  3. Blue Ocean Society for Marine Conservation US-based research nonprofit dedicated to mammal, pollution, and marine issues in the Gulf of Maine.
  4. Earth Island Institute All One Ocean is a program of the nonprofit Earth Island Institute that addresses the issue of plastic trash in the oceans.
  5. International Maritime Organization (IMO) A specialized agency of the United Nations responsible for the “safety and security of shipping and the prevention of marine and atmospheric pollution by ships.”
  6. Ocean Conservancy US-based nonprofit with information on “Trash Free Seas.”
  7. Ocean Today US government website providing educational videos on ocean research, pollution and conservation.
  8. Shaw Institute A nonprofit based in Maine and New York City with research that includes the impact of ocean pollution on the environment.
  9. United Nations Environment Programme “Oceans and seas” page.

II. Ocean Noise Pollution

  1. Acoustic Ecology Institute US-based nonprofit that focuses on effects of noise issues on the ocean, and marine life. Archived information.
  2. Ocean Conservation Research US-based charity organization “focused on understanding the scope of, and exploring solutions to the growing problem of human generated noise pollution and its impact on marine animals.”
  3. Ocean Mammal Institute (OMI) US-based nonprofit with information on marine animals and noise pollution.
  4. SandyHook SeaLife Foundation (SSF) US-based nonprofit with information on ocean debris and noise pollution.