Marine Policy and Marine Conservation Network

Marine Policy

The Seattle Aquarium works to conserve the region’s marine environment as a convener and connector of conservation awareness and action.

Marine Policy Document Library
Name Owner Date  
Support for HB 1031: Orca Protection From Drones   Sara Gottleib 2/8/2017 1:55:29 PM    

Protection for Federal Parks and Monuments   Pam Muller 1/20/2017 9:29:00 AM    

Letter of support for Dept of Fish and Wildlife   Pam Muller 11/22/2016 9:25:35 AM    
Support for the Department of Fish and Wildlife's 2017-19 funding request

Marine Conservation Network gubernatorial forums   Pam Muller 11/16/2016 8:45:05 AM    
The Seattle Aquarium hosted two Marine Conservation Network (MCN) 2016 gubernatorial forums

Letter to Zach Radford   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:23:06 AM    
Marine National Monument in the U.S. Atlantic

Letter to Senator Schatz   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:22:04 AM    
Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)

Letter to Senator Blumenthal   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:21:27 AM    
Marine National Monument in the U.S. Atlantic

Obama Papahana Letter   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:20:49 AM    
Expanding Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument

Obama Northeast Monuments   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:20:15 AM    
Designating the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument

Letter to Council on Environmental Quality   Pam Muller 10/28/2016 9:19:54 AM    
Designation of the first ever marine national monument in the U.S. Atlantic, the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts National Marine Monument, and the establishment of the world’s largest marine reserve, the expanded Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument (PMNM)
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Washington Climate Declaration

We are proud to be a signer of the Washington Climate Declaration, which states that tackling climate change is one of America’s greatest economic opportunities of the 21st century. Read more and sign it here.

Marine Conservation Network

As an element of its mission, in the fall of 2011 the Aquarium acted to convene the leaders of the major organizations engaged in the conservation of Puget Sound. Now called the Marine Conservation Network, the Aquarium brings the network together to facilitate mutual awareness, cooperation and action among organizations dedicated to recovering and conserving the Puget Sound marine environment.

Current members include:


Advocates of the ocean and Puget Sound

The Aquarium's mission of inspiring conservation of our marine environment is shared with all advocates for Puget Sound and the ocean, leading to great partnership opportunities. Visit these web sites to learn more and find out how you can help: