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Marine Protected Area Federal Advisory Committee

January 17th, 2018|

Shark Stewards is participating in a combined meeting/Summit between our Federal Advisory Committee and the chairs of all 14 National Marine Sanctuary Councils in the nation.

Year End News From Shark Stewards

December 22nd, 2017|

Thanks to you threatened species like Blue sharks are one additional step away from extinction. This beautiful and important shark is disappearing-driven largely by the shark fin trade-yet new protection added at the Convention of Migratory Species will help these sharks. At 20 million killed each year, we are taking Blues to CITES to protect this [...]

Trump: Hands Off Our National Marine Monuments- Act Now.

August 21st, 2017|

August 23, 2017 The 24 August deadline for Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to give recommendations to President Trump on whether to alter dozens of national monuments is near, yet there is little transparency on which sites the administration will target for reductions or even wholesale elimination. Under review are 27 national monuments created since 1996, the [...]