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Whale Wars Season Two Gets Ready To Splash On Animal Planet

by Michael dEstries

June 5th marks the return of the controversial series Whale Wars on Discovery Channel’s Animal Planet Network. As we chronicled a bit this year, Paul Watson and his crew faced

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Could Biodiesel-Powered Earthrace Join Sea Shepherd’s Anti-Whaling Fleet?

by Michael dEstries

When you think of Sea Shepherd’s vessels, the classic “giant” variety comes to mind — something Captain Paul Watson has bemoaned limits their efforts to quickly intercept whaling vessels. Now

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The Green Quote: Sea Shepherd’s Paul Watson On The Moment That Changed His Life

by Michael dEstries

‘They harpooned a female in the head. She screamed, and it’s a sound like a woman screaming, and then this huge male slapped his tail on the water and hurled

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Japan Blames Sea Shepherd, Weather For Falling Short Of Whaling Targets

by Michael dEstries

While not everyone agrees with their tactics, the actions of Sea Shepherd this whaling season caused the Japanese fleet to fall well short of their killing quotas. Japan’s Fisheries Agency

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Sea Shepherd POV On Whaling Ship Collision Released

by Michael dEstries

As a follow-up to yesterday’s widely discussed video of the Sea Shepherd’s Steve Irwin ramming a Japanese whaling ship, here is a new video from on-board the Irwin. We can

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Sea Shepherd Accused By Whalers Of Disrupting Search For Drowned Sailor

by MPD

Sea Shepherd activists are in hot water (which I’d argue is better than bloody, whale-less water) after Japanese whalers accused them of disrupting a search for a missing sailor believed

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Sea Shepherd, Armed With Rotten Butter Bombs, Finds Whaling Fleet

by Michael dEstries

“It looks like Whale Wars, season #2 is officially underway,” said Captain Paul Watson. “We’ve got them on the run. This year marks the earliest that Sea Shepherd has found

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