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
In April 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order that calls for a review of all national monuments created or expanded in the past
Sign our petition asking Secretary of the Interior Zinke to defend protections for 5 national marine monuments.
It is time to take the fight against wildlife trafficking from the coast to the courts. The National Whistleblower Center (NWC) recently launched its Global Wildlife Whistleblower Program, and it is n...
Pteropods, small floating sea snails, are dissolving, providing a great indicator of current Ocean Acidification.
Turtle Island Restoration Network is working with the Global Wildlife Whistleblower Program to encourage people across the world to report wildlife cr...
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!
Learn about the silky shark, a species facing immense pressure from overfishing.
Visually see the economic impact of the deadly California driftnet fishery.