Mission and Objectives


PrintThe mission of the EAAM is the welfare and conservation of marine mammals, whether cared for by professionals in EAAM parks or living in the wild. Its primary objectives are to:

 (1) Promote the free exchange of knowledge among individuals and institutions to further scientific progress pertaining to research, medical care, training, education, conservation, management and other aspects of aquatic mammals; and

(2) Support and encourage public awareness and education concerning the biology, habitats, threats to wild populations, and programs and measures for the conservation of aquatic mammals.