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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 (HR737)

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 [...]