Sea Shepherd: Pirates


The link below is to an article on the conservation group ‘Sea Shepherd.’ A US court has labelled the group ‘pirates.’ I find it difficult to disagree.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2013/feb/27/sea-shepherd-pirates-us-court

Sea Shepherd Founder: Paul Watson


The link below is to a recent report concerning the Founder and President of environmental group Sea Shepherd Conservation, who has fled to escape criminal proceedings.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/aug/31/paul-watson-sea-avoid-arrest

Article: Sea Shepherd Boss Flees Germany


Random Thoughts

Paul Watson, founder of Sea Shepherd has skipped bail in Germany and fled, fearing extradition to Japan. He was being held for offences allegedly committed in Costa Rica. I wonder if there was an Ecuadorian Embassy nearby? Just a thought. 

For more on the story, visit the link below:
http://www.smh.com.au/environment/whale-watch/sea-shepherd-founder-fears-extradition-to-japan-flees-germany-20120726-22ubu.html

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Article: Sea Shepherd Offer to Protect Coral Sea


The link below is to an article reporting on the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society’s offer to assist Australia in protecting the Coral Sea.

For more visit:
http://www.cqnews.com.au/story/2012/06/18/sea-shepherd-coral-sea-protectors/

Sea Shepherd: Founder Arrested


The link below is to an article reporting on the arrest of Paul Watson, founder of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, for ‘violation of ships traffic’ some ten years ago.

For more visit:
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/antiwhaling-activist-arrested-for-ramming-boat-10-years-ago-7746817.html

Annual Hunt of Dolphins at Taiji Cove in Japan


Anti-Whaling group ‘Sea Shepherd’ is again monitoring the annual dolphin hunt at Taiji Cove in Japan. Awareness of the annual dolphin hunt was heightened in the Oscar-winning documentary ‘The Cove.’ The annual dolphin hunt began on September 1.

Videos of the hunt are shown below:

Below: Footage from the documentary ‘The Cove.’