Campaigns

  • No Butts in the Bay No Butts in the Bay

    With Aquarium of the Bay, Surfrider Foundation, City of San Francisco, National Park Service and other partners Shark Stewards is leading the Bay marine debris prevention effort to reduce plastic pollution in the Bay Tributaries, San Francisco Bay and adjacent beaches in the Butts out of the Bay Campaign. This campaign aims to raise awareness about the environmental … Read more…

  • The Big Swim for Sharks Kimberly

    As an ocean swimmer and diver I frequently swim with sharks, although most of the time I don’t see them. This summer I swam from Alcatraz Island to San Francisco, entering the water not far from where a white shark had consumed a seal only a few days before.  To the soundtrack of Jaws provided by an excited seventh grader, … Read more…

  • Shark Shepherd: Saving Sharks with Art CZIGTxRWIAA0lKT

    As part of the Sabah Shark Protection Association (SSPA), Shark Stewards is calling for Malaysia to protect its dwindling shark populations in the country, especially in Semporna. Sharks are being landed near tourist resorts and divers are recording a rapid decline in shark and ray species threatening dive ecotourism and the health of local marine ecosystems. SSPA … Read more…

News

  • Malaysian Minister Declares Three Shark Sanctuaries in Sabah masidishark1

    KOTA KINABALU: Sabah is set to declare three of its marine parks as shark sanctuaries by mid-2016 in a bid to protect the endangered marine creatures, state Tourism, Culture and Environment minister Datuk Masidi Manjun said. He said the Tun Sakaran marine park in Semporna district, Tunku Abdul Rahman marine park here and the proposed Tun … Read more…

  • Malaysian Shark Alliance Protests Shark Poaching, Calls for Cessation Reef shark entangled in fishing net.

    Urgent Need for Fishing Restrictions to be upheld in Marine Parks, says Sabah Shark Protection Association Kota Kinabalu, Sabah – The Sabah Shark Protection Association (SSPA) is appalled at the recently surfaced pictures of sharks killed by fishing nets in and around Tunku Abdul Rahman Park (TARP). Mr Justinus Guntabid, Park Manager for TARP, has … Read more…

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