Upcoming Events


Farallon Wildlife Expeditions with Shark Stewards

September 8th, 2018|

Join Shark Stewards on one of two final Farallon Island expeditions documenting wildlife in the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary

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

Reception- Saving Marine Monuments and Sanctuaries

May 5th, 2018|

Please join Shark Stewards and Earth Island Institute at a Reception May 5 at the Sausalito Bay Model 1PM- 3PM.

Our Big Blue Expedition Gala, Saving Sharks and Whales in the Coral Triangle

December 31st, 2017|

In partnership with MWExperiences, the team is hosting Our Big Blue, a special launch and fundraising party New Year’s Eve at the Lincoln Speakeasy in Los Angeles, to support our mission and launch a research and documentary expedition in 2018

Mystery of the Farallones, a Melange of Marine Protection

October 22nd, 2017|

The waters outside the Golden Gate host an abundance of marine life, and a diversity of marine protection from our State MPAs to the rocks of the California Coastal National Monument to our National Marine Sanctuaries. Just outside the Golden Gate, the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary reaches around the San Francisco Bay from Muir Beach on the  Marin [...]

Sharks and Sanctuaries- Lecture

April 25th, 2017|

Do Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) and Sanctuaries Save Sharks? A look at protection measures in California and beyond, and the effectiveness of MPAs and Sanctuaries on shark conservation.

Exploring and Explaining Gulf of the Farallones Marine Ecosystems

September 15th, 2015|

September 2015 Field Report This weekend we visited the Gulf of the Farallones twice, with each day providing unique and memorable experiences.  Saturday we lead a University of San Francisco ecosystems class out into the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary. These field courses introduce students to marine ecosystems, marine life and management challenges for both.  Starting with [...]

High Whale Numbers Recorded in Sanctuaries- Join Shark Stewards on an Expedition

August 10th, 2015|

Join Shark Stewards on our specialized Sharktober Farallon Island expeditions, viewing wildlife and learning about sharks. More details here. Greater Farallones and Cordell Bank national marine sanctuaries, and Point Blue Conservation Science's Applied California Current Ecosystem Studies cruise recently encountered several large concentrations (130-160 whales) of feeding humpback and blue whales, and many seabirds and chicks, off Sonoma [...]