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...

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...

Save Sperm Whales & Sea Turtles from the Secret Drift Net Massacre Off Our California Coast

October 10, 2014

Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.

News

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...

Letter to the Editor: Bring the Bag

April 27, 2015

The efforts of the an island group - "Bring the Bag - to raise awareness of the risks of single-use plastic bags is deserving of attention and appla...

A Bag’s Life campaign a lesson in the 3 Rs

April 27, 2015

Starting on America Recycles Day in November 2014 and concluding on Earth Day on Wednesday, students across Galveston made a tremendous environmental ...

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