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Nearshore Fisheries and Interactions with Hawaiian Monk Seals

Learn best practices for reducing injuries to monk seals when spearfishing, shorecasting, and gillnet fishing.

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Oceanic whitetip shark swimming in the open ocean. Oceanic whitetip sharks, so named for the patch of white on their dorsal fins, are a threatened species. Credit: Andy Mann.
Hawksbill hatchlings making their way to the ocean. Hawksbill hatchlings making their way to the ocean. Credit NOAA Fisheries (USFWS Permit #TE-739923-8)