Action & Events

Ban Shark Fin Sales in the U.S.!

July 8, 2015

Increasingly, the sale and transport of shark fin products are being outlawed. Now, we need your help. Please sign on to our petition encouraging the states of Vermont, Rhode Island, New Jersey to p...

Save Sperm Whales & Sea Turtles from the Secret Drift Net Massacre Off Our California Coast

October 10, 2014

Tell the Pacific Fisheries Management Council that you care about endangered sperm whales and sea turtles. Ask them to close this deadly drift net fishery once and for all.

Tell U.S. Airline Carriers Not to Fly Shark Fins

March 14, 2015

An estimated 100 million sharks are killed each year, and many of those sharks are killed for their fins alone. Please ask U.S. airlines to say 'no' to flying shark fins from ports to plates.


Cocos Island July Trip Report: Whale Shark, Dolphins, Hammerheads, Silver Tips, Tiger Sharks …

July 31, 2015

On this trip, our team was fortunate enough to see many tiger sharks, a small whale shark, giant manta rays and mobula rays, and schools of dolphins, ...

EVENT: Blue Mind Meet the Authors Reception & Book Talk on August 22nd, 2015

July 24, 2015

Join Turtle Island's board and staff to meet the authors at an exclusive pre-event benefit reception and a reserved seat for the Book Talk will be inc...

Drones & Submarines Assist Scientists At Cocos Island National Park, Costa Rica

July 7, 2015

During a recent scientific expedition to Cocos Island National Park (May 4-15, 2015), small two and three passenger submarines known as submersibles w...


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