Beach Cleanups

For Immediate Release, October 14, 2021 Contacts: Todd Steiner, Turtle Island Restoration Network, (415) 488-7652, TSteiner@SeaTurtles.org Catherine Kilduff, Center for Biological Diversity, (202) 780-8862, CKilduff@BiologicalDiversity.org California Protects Leatherback Sea Turtles as Endangered Decision Comes in Time for Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Conservation Day SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The California Fish and Game Commission...

President Biden signed proclamations on Oct. 8 to  restore protections to the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument. Seamounts Marine National Monument, located off the coast of New England, is the first U.S. marine national monument in the Atlantic Ocean. The Trump administration attempted to...

The California Fish and Wildlife Commission will decide on October 14 if leatherback sea turtles should be listed under the state’s Endangered Species Act.  The vote is in response to a petition filed by nonprofits Turtle Island Restoration Network and Center for Biological Diversity. In August...