Morgan Wairiu

Country: Solomon Islands

About Morgan

Started a national environmental protection group and saved 10,000 ha of forest from logging, restored 50 km coral reef, and has saved 100 wild dolphins from live export.

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Project Impact

Total Forest Protected: 10,000ha
Total Coral Reef Restored: 50km
Total Lives Improved : 25,000

  • Stopped 3.6 million metric tones of toxic waste dumping on remote island
  • Protected 10,000ha of tropical forest
  • Restored 50km of coral reef
  • Stopped the capture and export of 250 wild dolphins
  • Trained 25,000 communities on natural resources management and sustainable income opportunities

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