Meet all the endorsed Ocean Decade Actions

Marine Life 2030: A Global Integrated Marine Biodiversity Information Management and Forecasting System for Sustainable Development and Conservation

Marine Biodiversity Observation Network (MBON)

Create a digital representation of the Ocean, Programme, Protect and restore ecosystems and biodiversity

Marine Life 2030 will establish the globally coordinated system to deliver actionable, transdisciplinary knowledge of ocean life to those who need it, promoting human well-being, sustainable development, and ocean conservation.

Within a decade, Marine Life 2030 will unite existing and frontier technologies and partners into a global, interoperable network and community of practice advancing observation and forecasting of marine life. This network of networks will link technical, management and policy stakeholders to build and exchange capacity for advancing society’s grand challenges of managing activities for a healthy and resilient ocean and the vibrant and healthy society that depends on it.

This Programme hosts the following endorsed Decade Project:

Above and beyond – completing the World Register of Marine Species

Contact: Gabrielle Canonico (NOAA/US IOOS; and Frank Muller-Karger (University of South Florida;