The Safina Center


NYC Benefit - Nov. 12th

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Our Annual Benefit in NYC
November 12, 2014
6:00 to 10:00 pm
The Explorers Club
46 E. 70th Street, NYC

Brief talks by Carl Safina
and Safina Center Fellows

Dinner “by the bite” Reception

Shark Ashore!:

What's Next?

Mark Bond and Demian Chapman with juvenile great white shark.

Check out our latest blog that tells what happened after a young white shark washed ashore on a Long Island beach this summer.

Turns out there is a lot we don’t know about great white sharks. Safina Center Fellow Dr. Demian Chapman, National Marine Fisheries Scientists and Stony Brook University students had the rare opportunity to learn first hand about this threatened shark species.

Full blog here.
More about Dr. Chapman.
More about Safina Center Fellows here.

A Step Forward:

Atlantic Bluefin Tuna

Bluefin Tuna.

Last month, Atlantic bluefin tuna and conservationists scored a major victory when U.S. fishery managers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued much needed new measures to protect Atlantic bluefin tuna from capture in surface longline fishing gear.

Read more and send your comments to NOAA.