Our mission to regenerate the natural world through science, learning, and collaboration is at the heart of the Academy. From expanding community science opportunities in California to pioneering coral reef research and restoration around the world, dive into the major initiatives we're focusing on over the next five years.
Resilient Islands aims to halt biodiversity loss and habitat degradation on five key tropical island archipelagos by 2030 while empowering and benefiting local communities.
The Academy's vaccination policy
Proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of a scheduled museum visit is now required for all Academy guests ages 12+, along with photo ID for guests ages 18+. Masks are required indoors for all guests ages 2+. Thank you for your understanding and support—and for helping to keep our community safe.