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Paul Watson

Sea Shepherd Looks to New Zealand for Hope

By Paul Watson 2017-11-15 18:20:26

In a newly-released editorial, Sea Shepherd founder Paul Watson expresses his hope that the New Zealand government will achieve what his organization could not: The Japanese Whaling fleet has left from Japan bound for the waters of the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary. The intention of the Japanese whalers is to commit criminal acts of poaching against protected Minke whales in the Southern Ocean Whale Sanctuary in defiance of the International ban...

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Sea Shepherd Won't Chase Japanese Whalers this Year

By Paul Watson 2017-08-28 19:43:22

Sea Shepherd has accomplished something absolutely remarkable over the last 12 years. In 2005, we set out to tackle the world’s largest and most destructive whaling fleet. We were told it was impossible by some governments and a few NGOs. Hardly anyone even knew about Japan’s illegal slaughter in the Southern Ocean. It was out of sight and out of mind. They were targeting 1,035 whales a year including a yearly quota of 50 endangered Humpbacks and 50 endangered Fin...

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