November 23, 2020

Update: SPAWN Removes Central California’s Highest Priority Fish Passage Barrier

November 12, 2020

From Roy’s Pools to Roy’s Riffles: SPAWN Removes Central California’s Highest Priority Fish Passage Barrier

October 28, 2020

Thousands Oppose Controversial Trawl Fishing Bill in Costa Rica 

October 28, 2020

U.S. Urged to End Bluefin Tuna Overfishing in Gulf

October 27, 2020

International Organizations Urge Ecuador to Expand Galapagos Marine Reserve

October 26, 2020

Third Annual ‘Art of Saving Sea Turtles’ Gala and Fundraiser to be Held Online

October 23, 2020

Costa Rica Approves Controversial Bill to Resume Trawl Fishing 

October 22, 2020

Lawsuit Challenges Inadequate Federal Review of Endangered Species in Gulf of Mexico

September 14, 2020

Whale Shark Migrating from Galapagos Island to Cocos Island Documented for First Time

August 28, 2020

Environmental Groups Urge Costa Rica and Ecuador to Create World’s First Bilateral Marine Protected Area

August 20, 2020

Federal Government Agrees to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat

August 18, 2020

California to Hold Hearing on Listing Pacific Leatherbacks Under State Endangered Species Act

July 31, 2020

Marin County Court Rejects Attempt to Suspend Salmon Restoration Project on Former San Geronimo Golf Course

July 24, 2020

Senate Passes Bill to Protect Sea Turtles, Whales, Dolphins from Drift Gillnets

July 16, 2020

UberEats, GrubHub,, Doordash, Seamless, PostMates & Caviar Asked to “Hold The Single-Use Plastics, Please”

July 16, 2020

One Year Later: SPAWN Completes Post-Construction Monitoring Report for Lagunitas Floodplain Restoration Phase I

June 24, 2020

75 Percent of Public Comments to NOAA Plan for Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Support Expansion

June 18, 2020

California Agency: Protection for Leatherback Sea Turtles May Be Needed

June 16, 2020

After Covid-19 Closures, Gulf Beaches Reopen as Sea Turtles Nest

June 8, 2020

Proposed Rule Could Triple Size of Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary

June 5, 2020

To Ease COVID-19 Impact, Groups Award Emergency Funding to Protect Nesting Sea Turtles

June 2, 2020

Marin County Board of Supervisors Block Appeal Challenging Salmon Restoration Project on Former San Geronimo Golf Course

May 12, 2020

World’s First Marine Migratory Species Hope Spot Declared Between Cocos and Galápagos Islands

May 12, 2020

La primera área protegida marina binacional del mundo gana impulso como “Lugar de Esperanza” (Hope Spot)

April 30, 2020

Groups Sue to Stop Trump Administration From Allowing Deadly Gear in Tuna Spawning Grounds

April 29, 2020

Turtle Island Restoration Network Purchases Four-Acre Property on San Geronimo Creek for Salmon Protection

April 27, 2020

SPAWN’s Online Presentation Answers Questions on Upcoming Restoration Project at Former San Geronimo Golf Course Property

April 20, 2020

300 Groups Call on Congress to Bail Out People, Not Polluters

March 27, 2020

COVID-19 Delays Sea Turtle Nest Patrols on Upper Texas Coast

March 26, 2020

Científicos Documentan Primera Evidencia de un Tiburón Martillo Nadando Persistentemente Entre el Parque Nacional Isla Del Coco y el Monte Submarino Las Gemelas

March 25, 2020

Scientists Document First Evidence of Hammerhead Shark Swimming Between Cocos Island National Park and Las Gemelas Seamount

March 25, 2020

Amid COVID-19 Outbreak, Groups Offer Emergency Funding to Protect Nesting Sea Turtles

March 24, 2020

100 Groups Urge Congress to Address COVID-19 Causes: Wildlife Trade, Habitat Destruction

March 19, 2020

In Coronavirus Crisis, TIRN Joins 575 Groups Urging Halt to Electricity, Water Shutoffs

March 13, 2020

Newest ‘Turtles About Town’ Statues Celebrate Galveston’s Commitment to Sea Turtle Protection and Local Art

March 9, 2020

SPAWN to Remove Central California’s Top-Priority Fish Barrier This Summer

February 24, 2020

Attempts to Establish Hard Caps on West Coast Drift Gillnet Fishery Questionable

February 18, 2020

Lawsuit Launched Over Trump’s Massive Rollback of Pollution Protections for Rivers, Wetlands

February 8, 2020

Turtle Island Restoration Network to Host Ocean Beach Cleanup in S.F. on Valentine’s Day

January 31, 2020

Dugong Defenders to Rally Monday at S.F. Hearing on U.S. Airbase’s Threat to Endangered Animals

January 23, 2020

Trump Administration Slashes Protections for Bay Area Streams

January 14, 2020

SPAWN to Offer California Naturalist Training This Winter

January 10, 2020

California’s Coho Salmon Spawning Numbers Plummet

January 9, 2020

Lawsuit Challenges Loopholes in Obama-era Rule Exempting Wetlands and Streams from Clean Water Act Protections

January 9, 2020

Petition Seeks California Endangered Species Protections for Leatherback Sea Turtles

January 8, 2020

Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat

December 31, 2019

Court Defeats Trump-Approved Longline Fishing Permit Deadly to Sea Turtles

December 11, 2019

TIRN Among 500 Groups to Urge Next U.S. President to Declare National Climate Emergency

December 3, 2019

SPAWN Announces 2019-20 Coho Salmon Creekwalk Tours

November 20, 2019

Environmental Groups Renew Push for Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban in Galveston

November 18, 2019

[ADVISORY] Tuesday rally planned to stop deadly longline fishery off California coast

November 14, 2019

Federal Rules Could Protect Coral Reefs in Gulf of Mexico

October 28, 2019

Injured Kemp’s Ridley Rescued from Fishing Line

October 15, 2019

‘Deserve to Live’: How a Hashtag Aims to Save Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtles

October 8, 2019

Federal Rule Proposed to Protect Pacific Humpback Whale Habitat

September 27, 2019

County of Marin Sued for Failing to Protect Critically Endangered Salmon Species

September 24, 2019

Congress Introduces Bill to Protect Endangered Species, Reverse Trump’s ‘Extinction Plan’

September 19, 2019

National Marine Conservation Group Joins Global Climate Strike in San Francisco

September 4, 2019

New Sea Turtle Statues Announced at Galveston Gala

September 3, 2019

[MEDIA ADVISORY] Massive Lagunitas Creek restoration to benefit endangered salmon underway

August 28, 2019

Despite U.S. Opposition, Mako Sharks Win Protections at International Wildlife Treaty Meeting

August 13, 2019

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat Threatened by Sea-level Rise, Plastic Pollution, Warming

August 12, 2019

Trump Administration Finalizes Rules to Weaken Endangered Species Act

August 8, 2019

Legal Petition Seeks Ban on Plastic Pollution From Petrochemical Plants

August 2, 2019

Slow Down to Glimpse Ecological Restoration on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard

July 15, 2019

TIRN Executive Director Inducted Into Highly Exclusive Explorers Club

July 15, 2019

SPAWN Joins Statewide Effort to Restore Habitat for Western Monarchs

July 1, 2019

Local Groups to Host July 5 Beach Cleanup in Galveston

June 19, 2019

Canada Bans Importing, Exporting of Shark Fins

June 6, 2019

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Permits for Longline Fishery Off California Coast

May 30, 2019

Lawsuit Launched to Force Federal Government to Protect Endangered Species from Nuclear Power Plant in Florida

May 29, 2019

Report: Volunteer Divers, Scientists Tag Sharks on April Cocos Island Expedition

May 24, 2019

Record-Breaking Sea Turtles Strand on Texas Coast

May 14, 2019

State Grant Will Help Improve Habitat for Salmon on National Park Lands

May 9, 2019

Restoration Activates Channels and Floodplains in Lagunitas Creek this Winter

May 6, 2019

April 2019 Cocos Expedition: The Checkout Dive

April 27, 2019

Record-Breaking Salmon Run Gives Urgency to Needed Protections

April 24, 2019

Want to Study Sharks? SFO Dive Show Highlights Shark Migration Research in Costa Rica

April 19, 2019

April 2019 Cocos Expedition: The Crossing

April 11, 2019

Earth Day Offers Bay Area a Chance to Improve Habitat for California’s Most Endangered Salmon

April 2, 2019

Congress Reintroduces Federal Legislation to End Senseless Killing of Marine Animals in Commercial Fishing Industry

March 28, 2019

Senate Reintroduces Federal Legislation to Ban “Deathnets” in Commercial Fishing Industry

March 25, 2019

Hawaii Closes Longline Fishery for Interacting with Endangered Sea Turtle Limit

March 23, 2019

Endangered Sharks Migrate Through Unprotected Ocean, Researchers Find

March 21, 2019

Graduate Student Receives Cocos Island Scholarship to Help TIRN Research Sharks

March 6, 2019

Backed by City, New Campaign Aims to End Plastic Straw Use in Galveston

March 1, 2019

Hawaii Passes Landmark Protections for Sharks and Rays

February 26, 2019

Before-and-After Photos Show Impressive Progress of Lagunitas Creek Restoration

February 13, 2019

TIRN Announces New Dates for Cocos Island Dive Expeditions

February 5, 2019

SPAWN Wins Two State Grants to Help Marin Homeowners Restore Streamside Property

January 29, 2019

SPAWN Encourages Marin Supervisors to Conserve San Geronimo Valley Golf Course Land

January 9, 2019

Legal Battle Begins in Appeal Challenging US Military’s Threat to Rare Okinawa Dugongs

January 8, 2019

Bay Area Scientist Successfully Tags Aggressive Tiger Shark Linked to Diver Death in Costa Rica

January 4, 2019

Volunteers Prevent Harmful Debris From Polluting Lagunitas Creek During Storm

December 12, 2018

As U.S. Airbase Construction Starts in Okinawa, Legal Action Aims to Save Endangered Dugongs

December 6, 2018

SPAWN Receives Grant for Streamside Landowner Assistance

November 29, 2018

First Hard Rainfall Marks Beginning of Spawning Season, Creekwalk Tours for Critically Endangered Coho Salmon

November 8, 2018

TIRN Awards Scholarship for Upcoming Cocos Island Research Expedition

September 27, 2018

Victory at Sea: Governor Signs Bill to End Driftnets in California

September 24, 2018

Legal Appeal Challenges U.S. Military Base Construction in Japan, Threat to Rare Okinawa Dugongs