The rapid growth of the Costa Rican longline fishery has had severe impacts on marine wildlife, including silky sharks. ...
The protection of sharks internationally is a patchwork of national laws, unenforceable international instruments, and ineffective fisheries-based prohibitions. Turtle Island is working to shift the b...
Join a research expedition to Cocos Island, Costa Rica and work alongside scientists tagging and censusing sea turtles and sharks! Join us in August or December, 2017!
Action & Events
Send an email to help protect sharks and rays in the last major shark diving spot in Brazil.
Call on Hawaiian legislators to help stop human rights abuses in Hawaiian commercial fishing.
We asked you to call Texas state senators, and voice your opposition to ending the ban of plastic bags in the state. And they heard you!
Say NO to Texas Senate Bill 103 Texas State Senators are voting on Senate Bill 103 which will ultimately allow the use of plastic bags throughout th...
Congressman Jared Huffman (D-San Rafael) and Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom have both written strongly worded letters to governing agencies voicing their oppos...
Learn about the silky shark, a species facing immense pressure from overfishing.
Visually see the economic impact of the deadly California driftnet fishery.