waste at sea
come from the earth
can't digest THEM
Marine animals such as mammals, birds, sea turtles, fish and invertebrates are known to ingest waste, especially plastic waste, because they confuse it with their usual food.
Through our actions,
we protect ecosystems
and their biodiversity.
MerTerre is a key and influential actor on the litter problem.
MerTerre develops methods to characterize diffuse litter in all types of environment.
MerTerre develops educational and awareness-raising tools to change behavior.
Thanks to the collaborative science platforms it coordinates, MerTerre strengthens local stakeholders and their actions.
MerTerre supports stakeholders through data analysis for the co-construction of plans for the prevention and management of diffuse litter.
Our successes in 2022 :
They support our mission
Public partners, companies, foundations: they support us and reinforce the impact of our missions.
Why should you make a donation ?
Almost all of your donations allow us to continue our coordinated actions to protect our planet.
All donations are tax-deductible
A donation of 20€ costs you less than 7€ and allows MerTerre to distribute a complete "clean-up kit".
A donation of 50€ costs you 17€ and enables MerTerre to help an association to characterize waste.
A donation of 100€ costs you 34€ and enables MerTerre to organize a large-scale clean-up.
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