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On Thursday, July 23, Ocean Conservancy held its first-ever virtual fundraiser, Cooking for the Ocean. The delicious and engaging cooking experience hosted about 150 attendees and raised more than $35,000 for Ocean Conservancy’s work in Florida and around the world. Chef Allen preparing his sustainable...

For Immediate Release, August 20, 2020 Contact: Jaclyn Lopez, Center for Biological Diversity, (727) 490-9190, jlopez@biologicaldiversity.org Annalisa Tuel, Turtle Island Restoration Network, (408) 621-8113, ATuel@seaturtles.org Richard Whitecloud, Sea Turtle Oversight Protection, (954) 770-2344, richard.whitecloud@seaturtleop.net Federal Government Agrees to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat Florida Nesting Beaches, West Coast Sites Need Safeguards ST....

For Immediate Release, August 19, 2020 Contacts: Catherine Kilduff, Center for Biological Diversity, (202) 780-8862, CKilduff@BiologicalDiversity.org Annalisa Tuel, Turtle Island Restoration Network, (408) 621-8113, ATuel@SeaTurtles.org   California Moves to Protect Declining Leatherback Sea Turtles Prehistoric Reptiles Threatened by Fishing SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The California Fish and Game Commission voted 5-0 today to...

For Immediate Release, August 18, 2020   Contact: Annalisa Tuel, Turtle Island Restoration Network, (408) 621-8113, atuel@seaturtles.org Catherine Kilduff, Center for Biological Diversity, (202) 780-8862, CKilduff@BiologicalDiversity.org  California to Hold Hearing on Listing Pacific Leatherbacks Under State Endangered Species Act SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California wildlife officials are accepting public comments...