The oceans need our help. We want to support the people making a real difference on the ground. Well, on the water. Now you can donate to impactful oceans projects from the Klarna checkout, the Klarna app, and this post. Let's meet the people your donations support.
The kidneys of the ocean.
Did you know that one oyster can filter 200 liters of water per day? Luke Helmer from the Blue Marine Foundation does. He's working to restore the overexploited native oyster reefs along the coast of the UK. Because oysters are critical for healthy, clean oceans.
1000 liters of plastic every hour.
That's how much trash floats ashore in Bohuslän, Sweden. And Tomas Eriksson from Pelagiska is cleaning it up. Oceanic currents merge and drop trash on the west coast of Sweden making it one of the most polluted places in Europe. Let's help Tomas change that.
A paradise under threat.
Only 1% of the water around Maldives is protected. Experts tell us that number should be 30%. Shaha Hashim from Blue Marine Foundation is working to expand marine protected areas and restore coral reefs. For a knock-on effect that supports life far beyond the fish in the sea.