Launched in 1989, ReefGuardian International (RGI) is a U.S.
tax-exempt public interest membership organization exclusively
dedicated to the worldwide protection of coral reefs and their
Key ongoing campaigns include
preventing burial of coral hardbottoms by beach renourishment,
eliminating the use of indiscriminate wire-mesh fish traps, preempting
offshore oil and gas activities near coral reefs, protecting spawning
aggregations of depleted snappers and groupers, ensuring abundant
reef fish populations and sustainable reef fisheries, stopping
ship groundings and anchoring on coral reefs in marine parks,
and establishing coral reef marine protected areas.
RGI activities include policy development, grassroots organization,
agency monitoring, science-based advocacy, technical assistance,
and public awareness.
Through its ReefGuardian Network, RKI facilitates and coordinates
the pursuit of coral reef conservation advocacy by over 300 Network
Through its Reef Technical Assistance Program (ReefTap), RGI
assists coral reef conservation activists worldwide.
All donor members receive
weekly ReefGuardian Reef Dispatches via email and the bimonthly
ReefGuardian Report via postal mail!!
ReefGuardian International is a non-profit 501(c)3 tax-exempt
U.S. organization. All contributions are tax-deductible to the
fullest extent allowed by law.
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