Funding Partners | MARINe

Primary Funding

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

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The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management is the bureau in the Department of the Interior responsible for managing development of the nation's offshore energy and mineral resources in an environmentally sound manner. These resources include offshore wave and wind energy, oil and gas, and marine minerals.

National Park Service

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The fundamental purpose of the National Park Service is to conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein and to provide for the enjoyment of the same in such manner and by such means as will leave them unimpaired for the enjoyment of this and future generations.

The David & Lucile Packard Foundation

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For more than 50 years, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation has worked with partners around the world to improve the lives of children, enable the creative pursuit of science, advance reproductive health, and conserve and restore the earth’s natural systems.

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The Partnership for Interdisciplinary Studies of Coastal Oceans has been supported in large part by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation since 1999.

State of California Ocean Protection Council

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The Ocean Protection Council will ensure that California maintains healthy, resilient, and productive ocean and coastal ecosystems for the benefit of current and future generations. The OPC is committed to basing its decisions and actions on the best available science, and to promoting the use of science among all entities involved in the management of ocean resources.

United States Navy

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Through proactive management efforts, the Navy balances stewardship of significant marine resources and mission readiness. The Navy Marine Ecology Consortium consists of a team of in-house Navy marine ecology experts that partners with external agencies, universities, and nongovernmental organizations to execute collaborative science for Navy marine resource projects in southern California.

Technical Support


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Citrix is committed to improving the quality of life in local communities by contributing to many educational and charitable organizations. We are grateful to Citrix for providing webinar service to MARINe through their Corporate Giving Program.

Additional Support

Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

Cabrillo National Monument

California Department of Fish and Wildlife

California Ocean Protection Council

California Sea Grant

California State Parks

Channel Islands National Park

Comunidad y Biodiversidad

Golden Gate National Parks

Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

Hakai Institute

Inventory and Monitoring Program of the National Park Service

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary

Nature Conservancy

National Estuarine Research Reserve System

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NOAA Fisheries

North Pacific Research Board

Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary

Olympic National Park

Oregon State Parks

Point Reyes National Seashore

Quinault Indian Nation

Redwood National and State Parks

Resources Legacy Fund

Southern California Coastal Water Research Project

Tatman Foundation

University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States

University of California Natural Reserve System

Washington State Department of Ecology

Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California