To be the leading organization in the Southeast Asian region involved in marine mammal research and conservation.


To increase scientific knowledge on marine mammals in the region and to improve the understanding of and appreciation for the marine environment amongst the general public.


An artist brings a permanent marker to the beach. What he did next will shock you.

Have you stopped to think what our oceans will look like with all this pollution, development and over-fishing? This video will help you visualise that future.

World Oceans Day just happened. Never did anything for the ocean? You can start by watching this video, produced in collaboration with Fishermen Integrated. Then share it with all your contacts. Together we can all do our part to protect the oceans.

Latest update

We are live! Welcome to MareCet’s website. MareCet is a non-profit non-governmental organisation committed to further understanding and conservation of marine mammals and the greater marine environment. To learn more about the organisation and the team, please click here.

Feel free to browse through the pages of our website to learn more about our activities and why we do what we do. However, we can’t do this alone, so if you are interested to lend a hand, there will be opportunities to do so from time to time, or if you wish to share your own marine mammal experience you may report a sighting or contact us. We also aim to share the most up-to-date information on marine mammals and our marine environment through this website and hope you will enjoy reading about them.

Thank you for visiting our website. New information and materials will be updated now and again so do come back to visit again soon.

Yours porpoisefully,

The MareCet team

"I think the environment should be put in the category of our national security. Defense of our resources is just as important as defense abroad. Otherwise what is there to defend?"

Robert Redford, Yosemite National Park dedication, 1985