WIMARCS will conduct business with the highest ethical standards and will
operate solely for the benefit of the public. The research and conservation
that WIMARCS supports will serve to foster a mutually beneficial
relationship between marine animal and the public.
Any dealings with non-ethical associates, members,
and organizations shall be strictly prohibited.
As a public 501(c)(3) corporation, no substantial
part of WIMARCS activities will be “the carrying on of propaganda, or
otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the
corporation/organization will not participate in, or intervene in (including
the publishing or distribution of statements) any political campaign on
behalf of or in opposition to any candidate for public office”.