Location: Hawai’i


Forging alliances to protect Hawaiian sea turtles, other marine life and the oceans.

We’re forging alliances within the local community, other conservation organizations and government agencies to help understand and protect Hawaiian sea turtles and other marine life while promoting ocean health.

Projects (more information coming soon)


Sea Turtle Nesting Project

Sea Turtle Rescue and Reef Survey Project

Coastal and Ocean Habitat Enhancement Projects  

Fast Facts about Hawaiian Sea Turtles

You can make a difference!

To get involved, please contact our Hawai’i Program Director, Cheryl King: cheryl@tirn.net.


Action & Events


Give thanks! What are you thankful for?

November 22, 2017

Thanksgiving is a great time to think about what we are thankful for and reflect on the year. At Turtle Island Restoration Network, we are thankful fo...

Bill Introduced To Help Hawai’i Longline Fishermen Facing Slave-Like Conditions

November 7, 2017

Fishing crews were found living in squalor, forced to use buckets instead of toilets and suffering running sores from bed bugs. There have been instan...

Turtle Island Restoration Network Calls for Action to Safeguard Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtles

October 16, 2017

The “critically endangered” Pacific leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) has experienced a catastrophic decline over the past two decades...