Our 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

Speak Up for Expansion of Flower Garden Banks Marine Sanctuary!

July 25, 2016

Please take action today to expand a key Gulf of Mexico marine sanctuary to help protect endangered sea turtles.

Protect Sea Turtles from Oil Spills in the Gulf of Mexico

June 3, 2016

Send an email by June 16th to stop new oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico and protect sea turtles and dolphins.

Expand Ocean Protections in Hawaii

May 24, 2016

Join us in calling for the expansion of Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument and better protect sea turtles, sharks, whales, and dolphins in Hawaii.


Economic Benefits of Protecting the Cocos-Galapagos Swimway

June 30, 2016

A new study has attached a dollar value to the "natural benefits" of the Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean and helps strengthen the case for the Cocos-Ga...

Cocos Island Cleaning Stations: Providing Sharks with a Healthy Spa Resort

June 2, 2016

Shark cleaning stations are one of the highlights of diving Cocos, where, in specific locations, butterfly fish and angel fish congregate and wait for...

Dolphins & Whales Illuminate the California State Capitol

May 25, 2016

Late last night Turtle Island and the SF Projection Department lit up the State Capitol of California with images of dolphins, whales, sea turtles, a...

Sea Birds & Mammals Resources