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  
Obama Marine Protected Areas Thank You   Pam Muller 1/6/2016 1:23:04 PM    
Thank you Mr. President for protecting our ocean for future generations.

Support for Enactment of Microbead-Free Waters Act   Pam Muller 1/4/2016 3:07:16 PM    

Support for Senate Passage of Microbead-Free Water   Pam Muller 12/15/2015 2:12:29 PM    
Support for Senate Passage of Microbead-Free Waters Act of 2015 (H.R. 1321)

Joint Aquarium letter on H.R. 1335   Pamela A. Lamon 6/1/2015 3:58:15 PM    

Letter to Governor Inslee 5.28.15   Pamela A. Lamon 6/1/2015 3:57:06 PM    

Initiative 1401 press release   Pamela A. Lamon 5/15/2015 1:55:27 PM    
Support to place I-1401 on the ballot and protect endangered species.

WDFW Proposal to Section 6 Grant Program   Hector Ramos 12/3/2014 6:52:41 PM    

Marine Disease ER Act   Hector Ramos 12/3/2014 6:52:01 PM    

Green Marine Letter of Support   Hector Ramos 12/3/2014 6:51:15 PM    

Pacific Remote Islands National Monument   Hector Ramos 10/14/2014 6:29:15 PM    
Support for the decision to expand Pacific Remote Islands National Monument (PRINM)​ and increase protections for its unique marine ecosystem.
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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: