Join shark specialist and Director of Shark Stewards David McGuire on a 3 hour educational tour on Richardson Bay Sausalito.
“Everywhere they went they were greeted with a familiar cry surfers have heard 1,000 times each, quote: You guys reeeeally missed it, you should’ve been here yesterday.” Bud Brown, Endless Summer https://youtu.be/cfND-Kke6Ac In Bud Brown's classic adventure surfing film The Endless Summer, surfers Robert August and Mike Hynson travel the globe with longboards in tow, searching for the [...]
Steve Oakley collects coral fragments to transplant at Pom Pom Island My last visit to Pom Pom Island in September 2016 was bittersweet. Nearly three years since my first visit here, the coral reef on this small island off Borneo is showing promising signs of recovery. What had been a dynamite destroyed reef, now had new [...]
Ocean Conservation Club- Fin Facts and Tools Below are facts and elements of a shark outreach program used by high school ocean conservation clubs. Facts: A recent study estimates that 100 million sharks are being killed for their fins to supply the shark fin trade. In 2012 1,162 tons of shark fins were imported to Hong [...]
Join us for our year- end Shark Stewards meeting, celebration and shark show at the Sports Basement, Presidio in San Francisco. We will show slides on our 2016 shark work and some of Shark Stewrad’s shark prints on metal as a sneak preview to a photographic exhibit in 2017. Join us, meet the board and team, imbibe and celebrate [...]
Shark Stewards has launched an online Etsy store in time for the holidays. Check out our new clothing and shark prints in gloss on metal. Visit and get a discount off our regular price! Scalloped Hammerhead Sharks are among the most coveted for their fins to make shark fin soup and are threatened globally. [...]
Hong Kong-based airline Cathay Pacific announced a complete ban on shipments of shark fin today, joining over seventy international carriers to ban transport of the shark product. Concerned about the rapid decline in shark populations globally, shark conservation groups applauded the measure as another important step in reducing demand for shark fin. Scientists estimate that over [...]