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Kids Start a Shark and Oceans Club

December 19th, 2016|

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 [...]

Shark Stewards Year End Celebration

December 15th, 2016|

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 Gifts

December 13th, 2016|

Check out our original Shark Prints on Etsy, and the mugs, phone cases, prints and other cool ocean items on Society 6, Or, just order hats, shirts and hoodys direct from the shark store! Ocean Gifts at Society 6 Shark prints, framed, canvas or on metal.    

FARALLON ISLAND EXPEDITION 2016

December 11th, 2016|

Join Shark Stewards on our unique Sharktober educational adventures into the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary to the Farallon Islands.

Shark Stewards Launches Etsy Store

December 3rd, 2016|

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. [...]

Cathay Pacific Joins List of Airlines Banning Shark Fin

June 24th, 2016|

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 [...]

US Trade laws and the USA Shark Sales Elimination Act (HR.737/S.395)

June 22nd, 2016|

Contact  Your Representative and  Your Senators Directly and urge them to support the Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2019.

Shark Sanctuary Malaysia

September 10th, 2015|

Shark Stewards is leading shark and ray conservation in Malaysia and Southeast Asia as part of the newly formed Sabah Shark Protection Association. The goals of this Alliance are: working with the government to limit the shark fin trade, reduce shark and ray killing observe CITES Appendix II for Hammerhead Sharks and Manta Rays create marine protected areas in [...]

Press Release Shark Stewards Supports Presidential Task Force on Combatting Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud

September 2nd, 2014|

IUU Task Force c/o Laurel Bryant 1315 East-West Highway Room 14556 Silver Spring, MD 20910 September 2, 2014 Re: Presidential Task Force on Combatting Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing and Seafood Fraud; NOAA-NMFS-0214-0090 Dear Under Secretary Sullivan, Under Secretary Novelli, and Task Force Members: On behalf of our organizations and our combined millions of members, we [...]

Press Release: Shark Stewards Holds Shark March in San Francisco to Protest Australian Shark Killing

February 12th, 2013|

Contact: David McGuire, Shark Stewards           FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (San Francisco CA 2/12/2013) San Francisco Shark Alliance Hold Shark March to Protest Australian Shark Killing by Holding Shark March Shark Stewards calls on West Australian Prime Minister to End the Shark Cull at San Francisco Consulate The San Francisco based non-profit Shark Stewards is joining shark and [...]