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White River Marine Association

Org #74053
Vetted since 2020
2016
year founded
$18,747
raised on GlobalGiving
2
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The White River Marine Association in co-operation with local fishermen seek bring back marine life (fish, sea urchins, etc.) and rebuild coral reefs off the shores of Ocho Rios and St Ann/St Mary Parishes through a created 150-hectare Special Fisheries Conservation Area (SFCA) called the White River Fish Sanctuary, for the benefit of the whole community (locals, tourist businesses, residents, etc.).

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Belinda Morrow
Belinda Morrow
Organization Information
1 Old Road. Main Street.
Ocho Rios, P.O Box 1
Jamaica
+1 876-564-8118
Organization Information
1 Old Road. Main Street.
Ocho Rios, P.O Box 1
Jamaica
+1 876-564-8118

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Oct 12, 2022
White River Fish Sanctuary - Update #8
The WRFS is almost to our 5 year goal of planting 5000 Staghorn corals! The team has 653 more pieces to plant out. This may sound like alot, but we plan to achieve our goal by the end of 2022. The...
Jun 16, 2022
White River Fish Sanctuary - Update #7
Thanks to donations, we have been able to add more coral trees to our nurseries. Each tree holds 96 pieces of coral, and we have added 4 more trees, that is 384 more corals added to our coral...
Feb 22, 2022
White River Fish Sanctuary - Update # 6
Thanks to donations given, the sanctuary wardens and community members were able to make our own sanctuary delineation buoys! This is a great deal for us and we no longer need to outsource them, and...
 
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