Marine Megafauna Conservation Organisation


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Center Contact Information:

Adress: Blue Water Divers Building, Lot 101 Morcellement Choisy

Phone: +230 5980 8734



Marine Megafauna Conservation Organization (MMCO) is a non-governmental research organisation established to protect Mauritius’ marine megafauna – cetaceans, sharks, and turtles. 

Its main mission is to preserve the biodiversity and integrity of Mauritian water ecosystems and ensure their sustainable productivity through scientific research, education of the local communities and influence on national and regional policies. 

MMCO is the member of the National Marine Spatial Planning Working Group and accredited observer of the International Whaling Commission (IWC).

Provides courses:Scientific diving (scientific module of the course), Sustainable whale and dolphin watching.