Bringing together professionals with interests in marine, coastal, and aquatic affairs
The Women's Aquatic Network, Inc.
The Women's Aquatic Network (WAN) brings together professionals with interests in marine, coastal and aquatic affairs and promotes the roles of women in these fields. Membership is open to all who are interested in WAN goals.
What is WAN?
The Women’s Aquatic Network is a private, non-profit organization incorporated in 1985 in the District of Columbia. It is led and organized primarily by womenbut its membership is open to women and men. Its mission is to bring together professionals with interests in marine, coastal and aquatic policy, research, management, legislation, and other areas. WAN members are scientists, lawyers, policy-makers, natural resource managers, entrepreneurs, environmental advocates, students, professors and from many other professions.