We apply stringent mitigation standards when working in critical habitats rich in biodiversity and important to the conservation of endangered species.
Our projects can affect local natural habitats and the communities that depend on them. Read about our approach to biodiversity, and see examples of our work around the world. Also learn about the strict standards we apply.
A Shell-supported foundation is empowering local communities to help to conserve one of the world’s most biodiverse marine environments.
A young whale’s remarkable migration across vast ocean distances has led scientists to a new understanding of the world’s grey whales.
Environmental and community partners
We work with organisations all over the world to help us to reduce our environmental and societal impact and to benefit local communities.
Developing skills, broadening horizons
Discover how one Shell employee joined an eye-opening experience in the Brazilian rainforest as a volunteer on an environmental research project.
A close encounter in the Caribbean
Rare sightings of calf sperm whales add to scientific knowledge about life off the coast of Colombia.
How underwater robots shine a light on sharks
See how ocean scientists are using energy industry technology to reveal life in deep water.