Rising Tide Conservation is committed to helping increase the availability of aquacultured marine ornamental fish species in the aquarium industry, for both hobbyists and public aquaria, in order to reduce the impacts of wild fish collection on fish populations and the coral reefs where they live.

Rising Tide Conservation is proud to provide full and partial funding for marine ornamental fish aquaculture research. The purpose of researching aquaculture techniques is to discover the ideal conditions that allow marine ornamental fish to breed, spawn, grow, and thrive in human care.