Who we are
IBF is an organisation started 2 years ago with the mission to restore the coral reef and raise awareness on this topic. Read more about our mission and our methods.
About the coral reef
Almost 50% of the coral reef already died out. Learn more about the importance of the coral and why we need to perserve it.
What we do
We plant back the coral by adjusting the pieces onto the underwater structure. In our reeftank we grow the coral fragments as part of the education. Read more about our activities!
Help IBF during a restorative dive
Make a dive with IBF and hep us to plant back the coral! During the restoration dive you can help IBF with the restoration of the coral reef and learn more about the activities of IBF.
Interested? Read more about the options here.
Andrean Saputra, or Andre, is a marine scientist and founder of Indonesia Biru Foundation (IBF), a local volunteer-driven non-governmental organisation. During 2020, Andre found himself in the same position as many other people around the world — tired and bored with the monotony of lockdown. He decided he’d do something impactful with his time, taking up the fight for what he loves. IBF was founded with the aim of carrying out coral research, restoration, and coastal community development in several reefs around Lombok and the Gilis”LEYLA ROSE”
Help us by becoming a member of IBF!
Join us on our journey of restoring corals and raising marine literacy in Central Indonesia! You can help us to maintain the first coral lab in Lombok, restore the coral reef in Kecinan Bay and teach the local community how they can influence the marine life! Adopt a coral and stay updated on our achievements!
Adopt a Coral fragment
Adopt 1m2 of Coral reef
Adopt 2m2 of Coral reef
Adopt 4m2 of Coral reef