The following are some of our highlighted projects funded by the SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund.
Rising Tide Conservation
Coral reefs face growing threats, including ocean acidification, warming ocean temperatures, coral bleaching, pollution, and over-exploitation. All of these factors can disrupt the reef's delicate balance. Efforts to help the marine species that inhabit these reef environments can focus on sustainable collection, reef protection and conservation, and culture of vertebrate, invertebrate, and coral species.
The mission of Rising Tide Conservation is to protect reefs by developing techniques for rearing marine ornamental fish and promoting commercial production to provide alternatives to reef collection.