August 7, 2017File Under: Sea Turtles
Each time Joanie Steinhaus and her team of monitors find a turtle nest on the upper Texas coast, they act fast. The monitors create a sling, cushion the nest in a crate and carefully strap it in the back of a truck.
In 2016, NOAA Fisheries found that a petition filed by Turtle Island Restoration Network and 13 other conservation organizations presented substantial information that the Pacific Bluefin tuna should be listed under the Endangered Species Act. Following a change in administrations, today NOAA reversed course.
August 3, 2017File Under: Sea Turtles
In response to recent executive orders, Turtle Island submitted public comments to NOAA defending Marine Monuments and Sanctuaries.
August 3, 2017
During the summer Turtle Island Restoration Network had the opportunity to partner with Boys and Girls Club of Sonoma to integrate science education programs