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Contact: Audrey Fusco, Native Plant Nursery Manager, audrey@seaturtles.org  Marin Academy Expands Yearly Redwood Tree Research Project Each year for the past several years SPAWN has partnered with 11th and 12th grade ecology students at Marin Academy to grow redwood seedlings. The ecology students typically study redwood forest ecology...

Contact: Ayano Hayes, Watershed Biologist, ahayes@seaturtles.org WATCH: Female Steelhead Digs a Redd in Arroyo Creek  During some of the brief storms the Central California Coast experienced this winter, SPAWN staff observed salmon making their way up through the newly restored area of Roy’s Riffles, indicating that fish were...

For Immediate Release, February 8, 2021 Contact: Annalisa Tuel, Advocacy & Policy Manager, atuel@seaturtles.org, 408-621-8113 Senators Reintroduce Bipartisan Bill to End Last Driftnet Fishery in United States Bill banning large mesh drift gillnets passed Congress last year, vetoed by Trump WASHINGTON — U.S. Senators Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) and Dianne...

For Immediate Release, January 28, 2021 Contact:  Joanie Steinhaus, joanie@seaturtles.org, 512-417-7741 Cold Stunning Season Continues for Texas Turtles GALVESTON — As weather and water temperature continues to drop, many coastal communities are experiencing hundreds of sea turtles, some of them dead, washing ashore. This phenomenon, known as cold stunning,...