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While local restaurants try to cope during this difficult time, we can help support our Blue Table Program partners by ordering delivery, takeout, or curbside pickup. These restaurants remain committed to protecting the marine environment by eliminating single-use plastics and promoting sustainable choices in their facilities.       Below...

A sea turtle patient receives critical care in Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s Outdoor Sea Turtle Hospital.LMC Offers Virtual Learning Experiences For Supporters Dear Friend of Loggerhead Marinelife Center (LMC),  At LMC, we strive to be industry leaders in sea turtle and ocean conservation. Our work is focused...

From Executive Director Todd Steiner: To our conservation family: ​I’d like to extend my deepest wishes that you are doing well and have not been negatively impacted by the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Turtle Island Restoration Network is actively monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic and is taking precautions...

Right now, the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is considering revising measures that would remove interaction limits between the Hawai’i shallow-set pelagic longline fishery and endangered North Pacific loggerhead sea turtles. This means the Hawai’i longline fleet would be allowed to interact with – hook, capture, entangle, and...

Earlier this week, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation questioned President Trump’s nominee to lead the National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Dr. Neil Jacobs. NOAA, our nation’s top ocean agency, has been operating without a Senate-confirmed Administrator since the Trump administration began. The Administrator...

Turtle Island Restoration Network and Clay Cup Studios install “Tranquilo Baby,” the latest addition to Turtles About Town, sponsored by Rudy & Paco’s and Vargas Cut & Catch by Paco and designed by artist Kathy VanDewalli. The next installment will take place on Saturday, March...