Largest ever ocean species discovery programme launched

Image from the Nippon Nekton expedition 2022

Source: Nekton

The largest programme in history dedicated to ocean species discovery has been launched by The Nippon Foundation with the aim of strengthening marine conservation.

This new partnership between The Nippon Foundation-GEBCO ‘Seabed 2030’ Project and The Nippon Foundation-Nekton ‘Ocean Census’ has the shared goal of unravelling the mysteries of the deep and enabling sustainable management practices.

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