is a non-profit organization dedicated to a healthy marine environment.
organization drives to its goals through research, education and community
engagement, key factors on the path to sustainability.
EcoOcean operates the
Mediterranean Explorer, a state of the art research vessel. On the vessel is
RUTI, the remotely operated Vehicle (ROV), jointly owned by EcoOcean and the
Interuniversity Institute for Marine Sciences in Eilat. Ruti helps us study marine
environments down to a depth of 1000 meters, c. 3,280 feet.
Thousands of students participate each year in educational
programs designed for a variety of ages and visit 'Megalim', our educational
The Blue Flag program
encourages municipalities to manage designated beaches in a more sustainable
manner. We also harness social and traditional media, such as our “#2-minute
beach clean” campaign, to motivate the public to clean up our beaches, keep
them unpolluted and take active responsibility for the environment.
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