Greater Farallones national Marine Sanctuary

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Adventures at the Farallon Islands

November 6th, 2019|

For decades I have been been participating in science, filming, education and dive adventures in our National Marine Sanctuaries from the Cordell Bank, the Monterey Bay and Channel Island National Marine Sanctuaries including leading public education trips in the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary. Since 2011 Shark Stewards has been leading these specialized ecosystem and wildlife [...]

Sharks Stewards Supports our Sanctuary

February 21st, 2019|

Shark Stewards science education and adventure make it into the Washington Post. Each summer and fall, we venture into Sanctuary waters at the Gulf of the Farallones collecting observations and monitoring at Southeast Farallon Island. As part of our National Geographic Open Explorer project we are investigating benthic habitat and species and activity in our Golden [...]

Monitoring and Teaching in our Marine Protected Areas Using the Trident ROV

September 28th, 2018|

Shark Stewards and the Golden Gate Marine Protected Area Collaborative are monitoring our coastal marine protected areas under our vessel based MPA watch program. On Sunday September 8, we took 15 students from the Masters of Science in Environmental Management Program at the University of San Francisco out onto the Gulf collecting  samples, observing and collecting [...]

Photo Exhibit on Marine Protection

May 5th, 2018|

Aspecial show to share the wildlife and habitat of these remote areas and to build the public appreciation for protecting our oceans


September 30th, 2017|

Join Shark Stewards, other ocean non-profits and the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary for our 9th Annual Sharktoberfest celebration of the shark.

Sharks at Chabot Space and Science Center

January 6th, 2017|

Help us kick off our new shark year with a fun filled educational event. Shark Stewards will be featured at the Oakland Chabot Space and Science Center First Friday. January 6, 6:00-10:00 PM. Film Sanctuary in the Sea by Robert Talbot, with talk on Sharks and Sanctuaries by Shark Stewards Director David McGuire. Whale shark jenga, [...]

Sharktober Events – Celebrating Sharks and Saving Them

August 15th, 2016|

Join Shark Stewards in our eighth year of celebrating sharks and educating the public on the need to save them with Sharktober events. Sharktober celebrates the return of the large white sharks following some 5000 miles of migration, back into our Sanctuary. These events are intended to motivate increased appreciation and protection for sharks and the ocean, [...]

Shark Stewards Opposes USCG Exemption to Dump in National Marine Sanctuaries

May 10th, 2016|

The US Coast Guard is seeking exemption for dumping into the Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries. Pursuant to a request from United States Coast Guard, NOAA is considering developing future rulemaking to allow the following USCG discharges within part or all of Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuaries (GFNMS and CBNMS): 1. [...]