Igniting public support
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Our Mission

“Mission Blue is an initiative of the Sylvia Earle Alliance to ignite public support for the protection of Hope Spots – special places that are vital to the health of the ocean – through the creation of a global network of marine protected areas to safeguard 20% of the ocean by 2020.”

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RT @AluciaProd: It was a pleasure having @LeoDiCaprio onboard Alucia for his upcoming #ClimateChange documentary. https://t.co/VsGDu770ZF
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#Ocean Scientific Research Mission To Launch in #Bermuda https://t.co/EYhrjcAvPa https://t.co/BYxYz8qw5f
Few people will ever experience this level of proximity to a #whale...https://t.co/DbfUAX02Yy https://t.co/X2Vrg0RwbQ
Check out this trailer for "Rangers of the Reef" in Raja Ampat, Indonesia https://t.co/SDC1OmVqiZ #hopespots
RT @OceanRecov: No to shark fin: China’s biggest shipping line Cosco pledges total ban on shipments @MissionBlue @kristianteleki https://t…
RT @EcoWatch: Talking With Wild Bottle Nose #Dolphins Near Buck Island by @RobertKennedyJr https://t.co/OUyrBw9Ugj @SylviaEarle @MissionBlu
Way to go @Disney for calling off development at Egg Island, Bahamas! https://t.co/yAeSKAZvGn #ocean #conservation https://t.co/pXrqB0Hwuz

Hope Spots

Hope Spots are special places that are critical to the health of the ocean — Earth’s blue heart. Some Hope Spots are already formally protected, while others still need defined protection. Under Dr. Earle’s leadership, the Mission Blue team has embarked on a series of expeditions to shed light on these vital ecosystems and ignite support to safeguard them as marine protected areas.