Mission Statement

To protect, preserve, and restore the world’s oceans and other aquatic ecosystems through public education, outreach, and action.

We are a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization on a mission to clean up our world's oceans, lakes, and rivers.  Are you sick of seeing plastic straws and bags littered across our beaches and in our waterways? Does your heart break to see beautiful aquatic animals beaching themselves? Do you desire to see our aquatic world healthy and thriving again? Then join us on our mission to protect, preserve, and restore this amazing aquatic world.

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Aquatic World Foundation Blog

We are all about grass-roots results. One person CAN make a difference and it starts with you. In your home. Read our weekly blog posts for realistic, everyday things you can do to save our aquatic resources.

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