National Marine Mammal Foundation


The National Marine Mammal Foundation (NMMF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization recognized globally as a leader in marine mammal science, medicine, and conservation. Our team of experts is answering critical questions about the health of the world’s marine mammals and our shared oceans.

Our mission

The NMMF has a mission to improve and protect life for marine mammals, humans, and our shared oceans through science, service, and education.

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