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Love a Shark

February 11th, 2019|

Show your love with our custom white shark T shirt. Cotton blend, Supersoft, high quality, fitted shirts. White shark on front- shark fin with message on back. Both are tailored- sizes run small. Prices include shipping and tax (US Only) Sizes Small Mens $32.00 USD Medium Mens $32.00 USD Large mens $32.00 USD XL Mens $35.00 USD [...]

New Legislation to Save Sharks, Volunteer Opportunities and Events

January 27th, 2019|

Blue Shark ProtectionEventsVolunteer for SharksStanding by Kids---------------------------------------------------------------We met our goal! Thanks to generous donors like you and a private foundation grant, we tripled our original funding for the Aquatic Park youth education and habitat protection program, and to support international blue shark protection. Thank you!2019 is the Year of the Blue SharkOnce the most common pelagic sharks globally, [...]

Save Blue Sharks From the Shark Fin Trade

January 26th, 2019|

An estimated 20 million blue sharks are killed every year and enter the shark fin trade. Save this species form overfishing and the fin trade by protecting them under CITES Appendix II .

2019 Update & Action to Support the US Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act

January 3rd, 2019|

Sign the Petition and Contact Your Congressperson to SUPPORT the US Shark Fin Trade Ban HR 737 2019 Globally shark populations are on the decline. 25% of all sharks and rays are threatened with extinction. Sharks are being overfished and the shark fin trade is threatening large species of sharks such as blue sharks with extinction. Join [...]

The Year of the Blue Shark

December 24th, 2018|

View this email in your browser In This Newsletter: Solutions for Sharks  Building Shark Stewards Online Auction Matching Grant -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Solutions for Sharks and Ocean Health There are many threats to sharks- but we have solutions.  Marine protected areas, shark fin trade bans and fisheries restrictions- like the newly won ban on gill nets in California- are [...]

Shark Stewards-End of Year Deliverables 2018

December 20th, 2018|

Shark Stewards-End of Year Deliverables 2018   Produced and premiered 10-minute documentary Alice in Borneo’s Wonderland at the International Ocean Film Festival San Francisco. Hosted an expert panel on marine protected areas and sanctuaries at the Screened the film in Vancouver and in Shenzhen and entering other festivals; Authored and submitted a 105 page comprehensive report [...]

December News Update

December 20th, 2018|

In This Newsletter: Protecting Marine National Monuments in the USA  Run 4 Sharks and Online Auction Building Shark Stewards in Florida Desert Sharks End of Year Events- Note Date Change Dec 8 to 13th! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Saving Sharks and Protected Reefs Seismic Airgun Blasting and Oil Wells in Sanctuaries, Commercial Fishing in our Marine National Monuments: can this [...]

Shark News November 2018

November 8th, 2018|

View this email in your browser In this issue: Marine National Monuments Event Fed Ex Shark Fin Campaign Name the Shark Winner Farallon Island Expeditions Upcoming Events ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Special Event to support Marine National Monuments Protecting our Marine National Monuments: An Evening of Hidden Beauty Thursday, November 17, 7 pm Learn about our efforts to protect the [...]

National Monuments and Parks Under Attack, and How to Save Them

November 7th, 2018|

Earth Island, Shark Stewards and IMMP develop legal challenge against stripping protections of the PRI Marine National Monument From Earth Island Institute's Executive Director David Phillips January 23, 2018 Donald Trump's Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is on so radical a mission to unravel environment protections for our public lands and oceans that he's making President Reagan's [...]

Occasionally People Get Bit by White Sharks- What is your Relative Risk?

October 25th, 2018|

Shark bites diver off the Farallon Islands is in the news. This week a friend of mine got bit by a white shark. Luckily Ron Elliott is OK and being treated for hand and wrist injuries. Thanks to our great emergency responders and US Coast Guard, and medical expertise Ron will be back in the water [...]