Monterey Bay: Behind the Colorways
onterey Bay is so much more to us than colorway inspiration. This jewel is home to one of the best studied pieces of ocean on the planet, and with help will continue to be a model of environmental protection done right!
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Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
is the largest protected ocean area in the continental US. These waters, known as the “Serengeti of the Sea,” start at the southern end of Big Sur and extend 6,000 square miles up past San Francisco.
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The better we understand the ocean and the issues, the better we can fix the problems! From overfishing, to pollution. Research here has serious purpose. This is a place where over 30 leading institutions collaborate to study the ocean and its issues. Learn more about the sanctuary!
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Photo credit: Zhan Zhang
Gorgeous, serene and a powerful player in protecting our oceans. This landmark is home to thousands of animals and plants from jellies to sea turtles. Their conservation and science programs are busy....
- bringing science to decision makers to help protect California's oceans
- helping southern sea otters, white sharks, and blue fin tuna populations recover
- creating effective sustainable seafood standards globally
- helping address the plastic pollution crisis
- championing climate action for the oceans