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For Immediate Release, January 19, 2021 Contacts: Joanie Steinhaus, Turtle Island Restoration Network, joanie@seaturtles.org, 512-417-7741  Anna Farrell-Sherman, Environment Texas Research and Policy Center, afarrell-sherman@environmenttexas.org, 206-963-5083    Protections Expanded for Texas Gulf Corals and Manta Rays  AUSTIN—The Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, the only known nursery in the world for manta...

For Immediate Release, January 1, 2021 Contacto: Rebekah Staub, Gerente de Comunicaciones, rstaub@seaturtles.org  Oportunidad de fondos para organizaciones sin fines de lucro que luchan contra los desechos marinos La organización ganadora se decidirá por votación pública. SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Turtle Island Restoration Network (TIRN) ofrecerá un segundo fondo...

For Immediate Release, January 11, 2021 Contact: Joanie Steinhaus, Turtle Island Restoration Network, (512) 417-7741, joanie@seaturtles.org Jake Bleich, Defenders of Wildlife, (510) 882-1592, jbleich@defenders.org Jaclyn Lopez, Center for Biological Diversity, (727) 490-9190, jlopez@biologicaldiversity.org Chris Eaton, Earthjustice, (206) 343-7340, ceaton@earthjustice.org Feds to Be Sued for Weakening Sea Turtle Protections Fisheries Service Scales Back...

For Immediate Release, January 4, 2021 Contact: Todd Steiner, Executive Director, tsteiner@seaturtles.org Global Grant Opportunity Available for Nonprofits Combating Marine Debris Winning organization to be decided by public votes SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Turtle Island Restoration Network (TIRN) will offer a second grant opportunity to nonprofit organizations around the...

For Immediate Release, January 2, 2021 Contact: Todd Steiner, Executive Director, tsteiner@seaturtles.org, 415-488-7652 Annalisa Tuel, Advocacy & Policy Manager, atuel@seaturtles.org, 408-621-8113 Trump Vetoes Bipartisan Bill to Protect Marine Life from Cruel Driftnets Bill would have banned fishing method that kills or injures protected marine species WASHINGTON — President Trump vetoed...