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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...

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...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 10, 2020 Contact: Preston Brown, Director of Watershed Conservation, preston@seaturtles.org, 303-877-0880 SPAWN to Remove Central California’s Top-Priority Fish Barrier This Summer SAN GERONIMO, Calif. — The Salmon Protection And Watershed Network (SPAWN) will manage another large-scale restoration project on the former San Geronimo golf course...