Read our new report on California’s driftnet fishery, a small fleet of roughly 20 active vessels that set nets the siz...
Turtle Island’s Gulf of Mexico Office and our Sea Turtle Restoration Project protect endangered sea turtles and biodiversity throughout the Gulf. Learn more and join us!
Join us on a scuba diving research expedition to Cocos Island National Park, Costa Rica to tag sea turtles and to understand their migrations. This data will be used to advocate for a protected swimwa...
Mile long invisible driftnets for swordfish and sharks also capture and drown endangered sea turtles and a myriad of other species. Help us call for an end to California's deadliest fishery.
Action & Events
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.
Take action to protect human rights by signing our pledge to not eat slave labor shrimp.
Costa Rica used to be known as the shining beacon in protecting our oceans.But now the new Costa Rican President is threatening to roll back protections for endangered sea turtles and sharks.
Read the compelling story of how one of our volunteers is putting his skills and passion to work to protect the oceans.
New research is revealing some amazing news about hawksbill sea turtles and mangrove. Read about the discovery.
Wondering why the movement to kick the California driftnet fishery out of California’s waters is growing? Here are the top five reasons.
Sea Turtle Resources
Become an expert on all things sea turtle by enrolling in the Sea Turtle Ecology course! Proceeds benefit Turtle Island ...
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