Campaigns

Action & Events

Tell Louisiana to Save Gulf of Mexico Sea Turtles from Shrimp Trawls

May 1, 2015

Join Turtle Island Restoration Network, the Louisiana House of Representatives and the Shrimp Task Force in calling for enforcement of Turtle Excluder Devices (TEDs) on shrimp trawls. TEDs function as...

Tell Gov. Jindal to Save Gulf of Mexico Sea Turtles from Shrimp Trawls

May 9, 2015

Sign our petition calling on Gov. Jindal to pass House Bill 668, and enforce federal TED laws. Join Turtle Island Restoration Network, the Louisiana House of Representatives and the Shrimp Task Force ...

Justice for Jairo Mora

November 7, 2014

Sign our petition calling on the Costa Rican government to bring justice for sea turtle conservationist Jairo Mora and convict those responsible for this reprehensible crime. Failure to do so could ha...

News

Turtle Island Volunteer Walks Beach for Turtle Patrol

May 18, 2015

Bridgete Dix checks the sand for Kemp's ridley tracks as she walks a stretch of the beach during one of her Turtle Island Restoration Network patrols.

Turtle Nesting Season Closely Watched for Signs of Decline

May 18, 2015

The nesting season for the world's most endangered sea turtle, and official sea turtle of Texas, begins amid fears that it may be facing a decline aft...

Sea Turtle Nesting Season Begins on Upper Texas Coast

April 30, 2015

On April 24, the Kemp’s ridley nesting season officially began on the Texas coast, with the first nest found on South Padre Island. Turtle Island Re...

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