Partners and collaborators

They make all the difference to our work, in success and in enjoyment.


UBC logo coat of armsThe University of British Columbia’s Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries hosts most of Project Seahorse’s international team. Director and co-founder Prof. Amanda Vincent is a member of UBC faculty.

The Zoological Society of London hosts Project Seahorse’s UK team. Dr. Heather Koldewey, Project Seahorse’s co-founder and Field Conservation Manager, is also Senior Technical Advisor at ZSL.



We work extensively with like-minded organizations, institutions and agencies. These are some of the academic, NGO and government groups with whom we have close relationships and have achieved conservation gains.

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Bay of Bengal Program Inter-Governmental Organization (BOBP-IGO), India
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Philippines
Centro Interdisciplinario de Ciencias Marinas (CICIMAR) del Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)
Department of Fisheries, Thailand
Escuela Nacional de Ingeniería Pesquera, Mexico
Gitga’at and Huu-ay-aht First Nations, B.C., Canada
Haribon Foundation, Philippines
Hong Kong Chinese Medicine Merchants Association
iNaturalist, USA
International Fund for Animal Welfare
International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
IUCN Species Survival Commission taxon Specialist Groups
John G. Shedd Aquarium, USA
KAMADA, Philippines
Research Institute for Marine Fisheries, Viet Nam
Ornamental Fish International
Ornamental Aquatic Trade Association
Transform Bottom Trawling Coalition
Wildlife Conservation Society

[Updated 8 May 2024]

[Updated 5 May 2021]