P1 Marine Foundation

In September 2010, P1 launched a registered charity which has as its principal objective the promotion of the conservation, protection and improvement of the marine and coastal environment. The Foundation focuses on conservation by supporting research, raising awareness of serious threats to the oceans and creating selected partnerships.

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Contact Info
  • Address: Queen Anne Mansions
    86/87 Wimpole Street
    London W1G 9RL
    United Kingdom
  • Phone: +44 (0) 20 7935 4977
  • Email: info@powerboatp1.com

News

The Ocean Race to help collect rare data in remote areas of Antarctica

Article from, Marine Industry News Data revealing insights into the health of the ocean will be collected from remote areas of Antarctica © Henrique Setim on Unsplash The Ocean Race is driving an Antarctic science mission in which vital data about the ocean’s health will be gathered at the southern fringes of the planet, where information is extremely sparse. Specialist science equipment, which was developed for and used in The Ocean Race 2022-23 to gather over four million pieces Continued

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Study reveals how UK’s shipwrecks are providing a refuge for marine life

Article from, Marine Industry News A new study conducted by the University of Plymouth and Blue Marine Foundation has shown that the estimated 50,000 shipwrecks found around the UK’s coastline have been acting as a hidden refuge for fish, corals and other marine species in areas still open to destructive bottom towed fishing. Many of these wreck ... Continued

Alarming new estimate of North Atlantic right whale population

A new estimate from the North Atlantic Right Whale Consortium finds that the critically endangered North Atlantic right whale population remains at risk of extinction with only around 356 whales in 2022. ... Continued

Powerboat P1 partners with Audubon Florida to help protect birds

Sarasota sees powerboat racing teams arriving for this weekend’s Grand Prix (June 30-July 2) and, along with its marine and coastal conservation charity P1 Marine Foundation, race promoter Powerboat P1 is joining forces with Audubon Florida to raise awareness of the need to protect beach-nesting birds throughout the summer. Audubon Florida is de ... Continued

24 May 2023

England launches first Marine and Coastal Wildlife Code

Article from, Marine Industry News England today launches its first national Marine and Coastal Wildlife Code, designed to help people visit the coast responsibly. Developed in collaboration with or ... Continued ...


31 Mar 2023

Damage caused by deep-seabed mining ‘extensive and irreversible’

From: Marine Industry News www.marineindustrynews.co.uk Wednesday, March 31st, 2023 A new repor ... Continued ...


22 Mar 2023

Litter surveys reveal the state of UK beaches

From: Marine Industry News www.marineindustrynews.co.uk Wednesday, March 22nd, 2023 The Marine Conservation Society ... Continued ...


09 Mar 2023

Microplastics in global oceans rise tenfold to 171 trillion pieces

From: Marine Industry News www.marineindustrynews.co.uk Wednesday, March 9th, 2023 A new scientific stud ... Continued ...


05 Mar 2023

Dropping highly protected marine areas in UK ‘disappointing’, say conservation groups

From: Marine Industry News www.marineindustrynews.co.uk Wednesday, March 1st, 2023 Lindisfarne in Northu ... Continued ...


05 Mar 2023

Positive Ocean News!

From the Marine Conservation Society Website: It’s been a good month for our ocean, so we’ve rounded up some positive news stories from February to celebrate. Greater Skellig Coast becomes Ireland’s f ... Continued ...


22 Feb 2023

New partnership helps sailors to protect seagrass meadows

From: Marine Industry News www.marineindustrynews.co.uk A new campaign is helping sailors do their part to ... Continued ...


07 Feb 2023

UK launches £77m competition for clean maritime technology

Marine Industry News Tuesday www.marineindustrynews.co.uk The UK government has ringfenced  ... Continued ...


30 Aug 2022

P1 Marine Foundation Supports New Tampa Bay Watch Discovery Center Exhibit

Educational exhibit opening on Friday will feature a variety of frog and toad species found in Florida and highlight the threat from invasive species ... Continued ...


24 Aug 2022

Nearly all marine species face extinction risk by end of century unless emissions are curbed

Article from Marine Industry News ... Continued ...