Resource Management

Tubbeworms


Management Goals:

 

  • Preserving and protecting the deepest known habitats in the global ocean;
  • Maintaining the natural biological diversity within the refuge;
  • Providing for the conservation, protection, management, and restoration of fish, wildlife, plants, and other objects of scientific interest associated with the submerged lands of the refuge; and
  • Providing opportunities for national and international refuge-related scientific exploration and research and for the sharing of resulting knowledge.