Learn more about the unique and amazing animals with Ocean Conservancy’s new fact sheets.

American Lobsters

There’s much more to me than a fancy dinner entree!
Learn more about American lobsters.

Atlantic Cod

I’m one of the most popular food fishes in the Atlantic!
Learn more about Atlantic cod.

North Atlantic Right Whales

Weighing up to 70 tons, I’m one of the world’s largest animals! 
Learn more about North Atlantic right whales.

Sea Scallops

I’m a major favorite of seafood lovers. 
Learn more about sea scallops.

Surf Scoter

My jet black color, white patches on my head and multi-colored beak certainly make me stand out.
Learn more about the surf scoter.

White Marlin

I’m one of the flashier predators in the sea!
Learn more about white marlin.
   
   

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Vision for a Healthy Ocean

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