Action & Events

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.

Tell Texas to Save Sea Turtles in the Aftermath of the BP Oil Spill

September 10, 2014

Four years after the devastating Deepwater Horizon BP oil spill, Federal Judge Carl Barbier, has ruled BP was "grossly negligent" in their actions. Unfortunately, the Kemp’s ridley, was hit the hard...

Tell Governor Jindal to Revoke the Outlaw Shrimper’s Permit & Enforce Federal TEDs laws

August 5, 2014

Federal laws to protect sea turtles in Louisiana waters are being willfully unenforced by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal. A culture of outlaw shrimping has ensued, endangering untold numbers of endangere...


2014 Victories for Gulf Sea Turtles!

December 18, 2014

Turtle Island Restoration Network is committed to helping the Kemp’s ridley sea turtle become an endangered species success story, but there is much...

Be a Part of Next Year’s Victories – and Get Your Donation Doubled this December!

December 16, 2014

In honor of Turtle Island’s 25th year, I am excited to announce that our Board of Directors will match donations through December 31 dollar for doll...

Studying to Protect: Turtle Island Tracks the Movements of Endangered Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks

December 15, 2014

Turtle Island Restoration Network is sponsoring graduate student Elena Nalesso an effort to better understand the endangered scalloped hammerhead shar...

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