Who are we? Qeshm Environmental Conservation Institute (QECI) is a non-profit and non-governmental marine conservancy based in Qeshm Island at the Persian Gulf. The mission of QECI is to protect the Persian Gulf’s biodiversity and its habitats through conducting research, developing science-based solutions, education and raising awareness, as well as taking direct actions.
There is no doubt that conservation of the biodiversity of all fauna and flora is equally important! However, based on our expertise and capacity, our activities in QECI are focused, but not limited, on four marine taxa which significantly suffer from anthropogenic activities in the Persian Gulf: