National Marine Sanctuary Foundation


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National Marine Sanctuary Foundation

Address:8601 Georgia Ave, Suite 501
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Phone:301-608-3040
Fax:301-608-3044
Web: www.nmsfocean.org Description:Non-profit organization that assists the federally managed National Marine Sanctuary Program with education and outreach programs designed to preserve, protect and promote opportunities for public interaction with the nation's marine sanctuaries. Dues: $50-250 (Friend level of membership).
Publications: Sanctuary Watch (quarterly newsletter, free to members), Encyclopedia of the National Marine Sanctuaries (online guide), New Ocean Users Handbook (online guide).

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The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation is the private, non-profit partner to NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries.
Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary offers some of the best whale watching in the world," said Jason Patlis, president and CEO of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation.
About the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, a private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, was created to assist the federally managed National Marine Sanctuary Program with education and outreach programs designed to preserve, protect and promote meaningful opportunities for public interaction with the nation's marine sanctuaries.
We applaud the great work of our trustee emeritus, Jean-Michel Cousteau, in helping increase public awareness about national marine sanctuaries and encourage ocean stewardship," said Jason Patlis, president and CEO of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, a sponsor for the BLUE Ocean Film Festival.
Sylvia Earle, National Marine Sanctuary Foundation Trustee Emerita.
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation is the private, non-profit partner to the federally managed National Marine Sanctuary System; and was created to inspire all people to preserve, protect and promote our nationwide network of marine sanctuaries.
The good news is that the problem of trash in our oceans is one that CAN be solved," said Lori Arguelles, President and CEO of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation.
has awarded $600,000 from its Ocean Fund to 11 marine conservation organizations, including a $200,000 gift to the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation for the new Florida Keys Eco-Discovery Center in Key West, Chairman and CEO Richard D.
The National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, launched in 2000, is one of three first-time grant winners.

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