Our first participatory marine conservation project.
Since 2015, our NGO restores coral reefs around Hatamin island in collaboration the local NGO WES. Located in the north-west of Flores, next to Komodo National Park, this area was officially declared “Marine Protected Area” in September 2019 by the Indonesian government, at our request.
The disruption of the food chain caused by overfishing and dynamite fishing has affected the balance of local, coral ecosystems.
transplanted corals in 5 years
times more fish in 4 years
marine protected area
local jobs created