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

Pledge to Boycott Unsustainably Caught Swordfish

October 11, 2017

Join the growing number of caring people making a smart choice about seafood.

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

June 29, 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.

Defend our Marine Monuments

May 8, 2017

Please add your name to our petition calling on Zinke to withdraw his recommendations to downsize or reduce protections for national marine monuments.


5 Tips for Effective Advocacy

June 6, 2018

Advocacy is a show of public support for a policy or cause. In our case, it’s actually a combination of many various displays of support for ocean-f...

Bill to Protect Marine Wildlife from California Driftnets Passes Senate Appropriations Committee

May 25, 2018

Today, SB 1017, a bill that would transition California away from the use of large-scale driftnets successfully cleared the Senate Appropriations Comm...

Shocking Undercover Investigations of Commercial Seafood Industry Expose Cruelty of Driftnets

April 9, 2018

Breaking undercover investigations conducted by marine conservation and animal protection groups expose the sickening truth behind the California comm...

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