Marine Life & Oceans

Securing Chilean Waters for Sharks

South Pacific Sharks. Creative Commons: Tyler Corder, 2007.

Supported by Oceana, major progress was made towards securing 400,000 km of no-take marine protected areas near the Juan Fernándaz and Desaventuradas Islands off the coast of Chile, dramatically increase protected waters from 0.03% to more than 15%.

Oceana is an international organization focused solely on oceans, dedicated to achieving measurable change by conducting specific, science-based campaigns with fixed deadlines and articulated goals.

Marine Life & Oceans