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

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.

Save Dugongs & Coral Reef in Japan

January 1, 2017

The U.S. government is planning to build a new American airstrip atop a healthy coral reef in Okinawa, Japan, that will likely destroy the

10-Day Scuba Diving Expedition to Cocos Island, Costa Rica

August 4, 2017
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August 14, 2017
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Cocos Island, Costa Rica

August 4– 14, 2017 (10-day trip on the Argo) Cost is $6,295 plus the required national park fee ($490) Join a research expedition to Cocos Island and work alongside scientists to re


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...

Marin-Based Wildlife Group Slams EPA Pick

December 9, 2016

Turtle Island Restoration Network, a Marin-based wildlife organization, is raising a red flag over Donald Trump’s proposed appointment of Scott Prui...

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