“It is clear, now is the time, our global ocean is at a crucial crossroads. Our ocean cannot be our toxic waste dump.  Project Kaisei, established in 2009, continues to inspire innovation on both land and at sea, finding ways to stop our escalation of single-use plastics and to clean-up our decades of ocean abuse.” Mary Crowley

Ocean Voyages Institute is a non-profit organization based in Sausalito, California. It was established in 1979 with a mission focused on the preservation of maritime arts and sciences, the ocean environment and island culture.