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You can help save the oceans! Oceana can’t win policy victories for the oceans without you. Decision makers need to hear from ocean lovers like you. Below you’ll find ways that you can directly help protect the oceans by making your voice heard.

Use Your Voice and Say Farewell to Foam

Tell Congress to support the Farewell to Foam Act and protect our oceans from harmful plastic pollution!

USE YOUR VOICE TO REDUCE SINGLE-USE PLASTICS ACROSS THE U.S.

Tell your members of Congress to support the Break Free From Plastic Pollution Act and protect our oceans from harmful plastic pollution today!

STOP PLASTIC PELLETS FROM POLLUTING OUR OCEANS

Urge your U.S. Senators to protect our oceans from plastic pellet pollution by cosponsoring the Plastic Pellet Free Waters Act

Protect our National Parks

Tell Congress: Phase out single-use plastic in U.S. national parks

URGE WORLD LEADERS TO PROTECT 30% OF OCEAN HABITAT BY 2030

Help our oceans and marine life to ensure an equitable and healthy future for the next generations. Add your name to urge world leaders to deliver on their 30x30 commitment!

PROTECT OUR OCEANS FROM CLIMATE CHANGE

Tell President Biden: Ocean solutions are climate solutions. Sign the petition to urge the President to take immediate action to combat the climate crisis today.

Seafood should not come at the cost of human rights and healthy oceans!

Tell President Biden: Get tough on illegal fishing. We must ensure that all seafood imported into the United States is safe, legally caught, responsibly sourced, and honestly labeled.

Help Defend North Atlantic Right Whales From Extinction

Only around 356 critically endangered North Atlantic right whales remain. Tell your federal government officials to take immediate action to protect North Atlantic right whales before these iconic whales are gone forever.

TELL THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION: STOP PURCHASING SINGLE-USE PLASTIC

Tell the federal government to protect our oceans, communities, and climate from plastic pollution!

TELL NOAA: EXPAND TRACEABILITY TO ALL SEAFOOD

The Seafood Import Monitoring Program needs to be defended, strengthened, and expanded to all seafood to ensure only safe, legally caught, responsibly sourced, and honestly labeled seafood is sold in the U.S.

TELL CONGRESS: SAVE THE ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT FROM EXTINCTION

This landmark law faces grave attacks from anti-environment interests in Congress. Imperiled ocean animals need you to speak up on their behalf, before it’s too late.

URGE THE BIDEN-HARRIS ADMINISTRATION TO TAKE ACTION FOR HEALTHY OCEANS

Now is not the time for business as usual. Now is the time for action. The administration should use all existing authority — and better apply those authorities — to advance strong protections for biodiversity, build climate resilience and advance climate mitigation, and ensure equitable access to nature.

TELL CONGRESS: PROTECT OUR COASTS AND PREVENT NEW DRILLING

Congress must reject President Biden's Five-Year Plan for oil and gas and prevent any new legislation that exacerbates the climate crisis by increasing offshore drilling.

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With the support of more than 1 million activists like you, we have already protected nearly 4 million square miles of ocean and innumerable sea turtles, sharks, dolphins, and other sea creatures – but there is still more to be done.

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With the support of more than 850,000 activists like you, we have already protected nearly 4 million square miles of ocean and innumerable sea turtles, sharks, dolphins, and other sea creatures – but there is still more to be done. Your gift will help insure the health of our oceans and the future of our planet.