2023 Annual Report

Our Annual Report for 2023 showcases five significant milestones from a year of dedication and success.

  • You will find details of our investigation into Asian countries’ seahorse export bans, which uncovered the need for stricter regulations to combat smuggling.
  • Our collaborative efforts with Asian governments and scientists is leading to national action plans for seahorse export regulation.
  • Our “Saving Mr. Mom” program in the Philippines resulted in seahorses being prioritized for conservation by the Filipino government.
  • We also celebrated 10 years of iSeahorse, with over 10,000 observations revealing new insights into seahorse biology.
  • Additionally, three new graduate students from Brazil, China, and Sri Lanka joined us to study the impacts of bottom trawling.

Download our 2023 Annual Report