This four-year, $4 million collaboration with major funding from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation brings together government, non-profit, and university partners.

Our core partners offer expertise in science, law, policy, technology, management and communication, and include the University of California Santa Barbara and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis; Stanford University’s Center for Ocean Solutions, the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration’s Northwest Fisheries Science Center, Environmental Defense Fund, California Polytechnic State UniversityParks Canada, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, the Council of the Haida Nation, and the Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary