We Make Marine Research & Education Happen

Your support is critical to SeaKeepers’ efforts. 100% of your donation goes towards the DISCOVERY Yachts Program which provides the use of vessels at little to no cost for marine scientists, hosts educational groups for a unique learning experience aboard a floating classroom and deploys oceanographic instruments globally. Innovative research spearheaded by top scientists has educated thousands of students and citizens, influenced environmental policies and furthered global efforts to strengthen marine conservation. Make a tax-deductible donation to SeaKeepers to cover program costs of an upcoming expedition.

Since 2015, 34 expeditions have impacted more than 50,000 people!

Sea Star Wasting


Further research is needed on the U.S. West Coast to better understand the cause and spread of this tragic and widespread disease which drastically affects the marine food chain.

 Over 1 million sea stars have died from sea star wasting disease

Shark Research


SeaKeepers has worked extensively with Shark Research & Conservation of UM and will continue to support efforts to study and protect sharks globally.

100 million sharks are killed annually, mainly for their fins



This highly endangered marine mammal needs immediate action to strengthen protective regulations and bring awareness to its plight.

60 vaquita porpoise remain and they are almost extinct

Coral Reefs


Coral Reefs are highly susceptible to destruction from human activities and we have supported efforts to study and better preserve these vital marine ecosystems.

93% of the Great Barrier Reef has been impacted by coral bleaching

100% of your investment goes to support the DISCOVERY Yachts Program