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World Ocean Day for us at Ocean Conservancy is always a cause for celebration. We enjoy any opportunity to appreciate the power and beauty of the ocean—and to unite around action to protect it. The ocean belongs to all of us. And for almost 50...

For Immediate Release, June 8, 2020 Contacts:Joanie Steinhaus, Turtle Island Restoration Network, joanie@seaturtles.orgAnna Farrell-Sherman, Environment Texas, afarrell-sherman@environmenttexas.org Lacey McCormick, National Wildlife Federation, mccormick@nwf.org  Proposed Rule Could Triple Size of Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary Public is invited to comment on proposed boundaries, potential for fishing exemptions AUSTIN, Texas —...

This blog was written by Jenna Scwerzmann. Originally from upstate New York, Jenna began her marine conservation career on Long Island after graduating from Stony Brook University with a B.S. in Marine Vertebrate Biology and M.A. in Marine Conservation and Policy. She has experience with both...

For Immediate Release, June 5, 2020 Press ContactsTodd Steiner, Turtle Island Restoration Network, tsteiner@seaturtles.org Brad Nahill, SEE Turtles, brad@seeturtles.orgSudipta Dasgupta, ESO, sudipta.dasgupta@traccs.net Euclides Resende, Fundação Tartaruga, resende@turtle-foundation.org  To Ease COVID-19 Impact, Groups Award Emergency Funding to Protect Nesting Sea Turtles  SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — From the loss of volunteers to...

For Immediate Release, June 2, 2020 Contact:Todd Steiner, Executive Director, (415) 488-7652, tsteiner@seaturtles.org Preston Brown, Director of Watershed Conservation, (303) 877-0880, preston@seaturtles.org  Marin County Board of Supervisors Block Appeal Challenging Salmon Restoration Project on Former San Geronimo Golf Course SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — The Marin County Board of Supervisors...