4 Star 88x31Our oceans are home to array of amazing marine wildlife – from sperm whales to spinner dolphins, from black-footed albatross to dugongs. Turtle Island Restoration Network fights to protect marine mammals and sea birds from industrial fishing, habitat loss and other threats. Join us in our campaigns to protect marine wildlife.


Action & Events

Help Stop Human Rights Abuse in Hawaii’s Fisheries

February 22, 2017

Call on Hawaiian legislators to help stop human rights abuses in Hawaiian commercial fishing.

Keep California Driftnet Fishery Out of Trump’s Hands

February 16, 2017

Send an email by March 6th, 2017 to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to keep local control over our oceans.

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

January 1, 2017

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.


Governors Group Works to Undermine Endangered Species Act

February 23, 2017

The Western Governors' Association (WGA), which represents the Governors of 19 Western states, is advocating policy recommendations that would give th...

Killing Continues to Mount in California Drift Gillnet Fishery: Government Adds New Species to Kill List

January 12, 2017

Today, the National Marine Fisheries Service published its final List of Fisheries for 2017. The list classifies U.S. fisheries based on the level of ...

SHARE the Truth about the Deadly Impact of California Driftnets for Swordfish

January 1, 2017

NBC Bay Area produced an investigative story on California driftnets & the harm they cause to marine wildlife. Please help us share the truth about th...

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