Center for Oceanic Awareness, Research, and Education (COARE)
The Center for Oceanic Awareness, Research, and Education is a tax-exempt nonprofit organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Its purpose is to study our oceans and increase public awareness of the earth's marine environment through educational programs and outreach. COARE seeks to enlighten people, young and old, to the plight of the oceans, to change the way they think and act, and to encourage them to create positive and lasting change. COARE helps people find meaningful ways to make a difference in their daily lives.