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When you donate to MOC Marine Institute, you can be assured that every dollar is working towards advancing our mission and ensuring the survival of coral reefs and sea turtles in Hawaiʻi.

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Research divers from MOC Marine Institute glue broken coral heads back together and map out coral damage at Molokini Marine Preserve off the island of Maui, Hawaii. In the future, data will help to determine the health of Hawaii’s reefs. Photo: David Fleetham.
Researchers from MOC Marine Institute apply a mototool tag to the carapace of an injured sea turtle. MOCMI works in partnership with NOAA NMFS on all sea turtle stranding and rescue activity on the island of Maui. All work is performed under NOAA Permit: 21260.