is a non-profit organization listed with the Registrar of Environmental
Organisations in Australia. The mission of OceanNEnvironment promotes and
initiates preservation projects as well as endeavors to document the
status of coral reefs, bio-diversity and the impact of man-made pollution
through research programs and educational expeditions. OceanNEnvironment
provides lectures and educational material to schools, private clubs and
other non-profit organizations. OceanNEnvironment is also the principal
sponsor for the production of Asian Geographic Magazine.
of OceanNEnvironment are volunteers comprising of award-winning underwater
filmmakers, photographers, marine biologists, researchers and writers
dedicated to produce high quality natural history multi-media works. Our
objective is to present information about our natural heritage in an
exciting and thought provoking manner. Our aim is to motivate people to
learn, to love and to help preserve our natural world.
of our prominent Honorary members and Board members are: Dr. Carden
Wallace – Director, Museum of Tropical Queensland,
Dr. Gerry Allen – Western Australia Museum, Doug Perrine, Author
of Sharks and Mysteries of
the Sea , Dr. Nicholas Pilcher Vice Chair of UNIMAS, Dr. Howard Latin,
Conservation Proferssor Newark, New Jersey, Dr. Elizabeth Wood (UK - Coral
Reef Conservation Officer), Dr. Douglas
Fenner,( AIMS) and Leandro Blanco, BBC Filmmaker Award winner to
name but a few.
Key issues on our immediate agenda is lobbying for restriction of export of Chelinus undulatus – Maori Wrasse to the live-fish trade in Hong Kong and the initiation of the World Monitoring and Preservation Program for Napoleon Wrasse.