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

August 28, 2016

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

August 28, 2014

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

November 29, 2016
12:00 AM
December 9, 2016
12:00 AM
Cocos Island, Costa Rica

November 29 – December 9, 2016 (10-day trip on the Argo) Join a research expedition to Cocos Island and work alongside scientists to research sea turtle and shark populations and mig


Largest Protected Area on Earth Created Today

August 26, 2016

Thousands of Turtle Island members took time to write personal letters to President Obama urging him to further protect one of crown Jewell of Hawaii ...

WATCH Our Series of Public Service Announcements on Driftnet Caught Swordfish

August 10, 2016

Watch & share our new series of public service announcements on California driftnet caught-swordfish. Don't let marine wildlife get caught up in drift...

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