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Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute

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Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute (HSWRI) is a public, non-profit charity dedicated to providing effective solutions to conflicts that arise between human activity and the natural world. Hubbs-SeaWorld scientists apply sophisticated technologies to seek the solutions that protect and conserve marine animals while benefiting humans and their reliance on marine resources. The institute also recognizes the critical importance of scientific literacy as a foundation for competing in the highly technical and competitive global economy and strives to provide innovative education programs to promote scientific literacy among our children and young scientists. 

The Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute (HSWRI) mission since 1963 continues to be "To return to the sea some measure of the benefits derived from it."

HSWRI research includes:

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