Upcoming Events

/Tag:Butts

World Oceans Day Beach Cleanup and Bioblitz

June 8th, 2019|

Celebrate the ocean with Shark Steward's monthly beach cleanup and survey at Aquatic Park San Francisco. Kid Friendly!

Save the Bay on Earth Day- Beach Cleanup and Survey

April 20th, 2019|

Celebrate Earth Day- Ongoing beach survey of plastic pollution, bioblitz and clean up, volunteer program to care for our National Park - and lets make it butt and smoke free!

Aquatic Park Beach Survey and Clean Up

March 10th, 2019|

Join the Aquatic Park Stewards taking care of our National park and preventing plastic from entering the San Francisco Bay and Ocean.

Save the Bay Day- Aquatic Park Stewards Beach Clean Up

October 1st, 2017|

The Aquatic Park Stewards program is helping lead marine debris prevention through beach clean-up, quantifying marine debris, and wildlife and supporting our partners, the National Park Service. The school program brings underserved youth to the San Francisco appreciating and learning about marine ecosystems, threats and solutions. Join us cleaning and supporting Aquatic Park National Marine Heritage Area. [...]

Aquatic Park Survey and Clean Up

September 3rd, 2017|

Join Shark Stewards in our community engagement to clean our National park and better understand the marine life and the ecological health of Aquatic Park Cove. Lead by Shark Stewards and Dolphin Club members, the event is fun, informational and free.  S.F. Maritime National Park Service for a grassroots, smartphone-powered bioblitz to record every intertidal species [...]

Shark Stewards Launches Aquatic Park Stewardship Program with National Parks Service

November 29th, 2016|

Ocean conservation group Shark Stewards has partnered with the National Parks Service by adopting the Aquatic Park National Marine Heritage Area in San Francisco.  "We are proud of our maritime heritage and helping maintain our local National Park," said David McGuire, Director of Shark Stewards. The group is motivating volunteers from the adjacent Dolphin Rowing and Swimming Club and [...]

Support AB 48 to Ban the Butt in California

February 2nd, 2016|

Filters, commonly known as cigarette butts, do not protect smokers from cancer, emphysema, or other diseases associated with smoking. However, discarded filters create a costly and prevalent source of litter in California and place children and wildlife at risk. To reduce this toxic health risk and needless expenditure,  Assembly Bill 48 (Stone, D- Monterey Bay) has been proposed to [...]

No Butts in the Bay

January 30th, 2016|

(February 5, 2016) San Francisco CA For Immediate Distribution Contact: David McGuire, Director Shark Stewards   The San Francisco Bay non-profit Shark Stewards announces an alliance to clean up beach debris to save sharks and protect fragile habitat in the San Francisco Bay. The partnership is being announced during Super Bowl 50, with a series of [...]