Pure Ocean is an endowment fund created in 2017 in Marseille. Its main mission is to support innovative applied research projects around the world, contributing to the protection of fragile marine ecosystems and biodiversity.
Pure Ocean have announced their 2020 Call for Projects on the following themes:
- Monitoring changes in:
- Ocean life (productivity, biodiversity, distribution or ranges of any species)
- Ocean characteristics (temperature, acidity, currents, chemical cycles)
- Achieving sustainability of any marine resource exploitation (algae, energy, or pharmaceuticals)
- Restoring and/or increasing the resilience of fragile marine ecosystems and biodiversity at any scale, with any technique/methodology