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  Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Nederland
Sea Shepherd bemanning belaagt stropers en longliners en neemt illegaal materiaal in beslag.
Te hoge prijs voor zeeluis - Hoe viskweek afval kan worden onthuld.
Sea Shepherd standvastig in het verdedigen van walvissen tegen de IJslandse walvisjagers.
www.seashepherd.nl   (255 words)

 Sea Shepherd Conservation Society
Iceland plans to illegally kill Minke and fin whales but Sea Shepherd will be there to protect them...
Sea Shepherd is on permanent patrol to help protect the precious marine eco-system, turtles, sharks, sea cucumbers...
A Sunday at Sea with Sea Shepherd and the Shark Killers
www.seashepherd.org   (236 words)

  Sea Shepherd Summary
Sea Shepherd is currently based in Friday Harbor, Washington, in the United States, and has a fleet of two ships, the Farley Mowat and the Sirenian, as well as several smaller boats.
Critics, however, including its targets consider Sea Shepherd to be operating outside the law, harassing their lawful fishing and resource extraction operations, and use political epithets such as "pirate" and "ecoterrorist" to refer to the organization.
Sea Shepherd's current priorities are a permanent patrol in the Galapagos Islands to protect sea tortoises and other marine wildlife, and a campaign against the 2005 seal hunt in Canada, which includes a boycott of Canadian seafood products.
www.bookrags.com /Sea_Shepherd   (1415 words)

 Paul Watson and the Sea Shepherd Society: A Financial Expose
Sea Shepherd reported $64,070 in expenses for maintenance at the Key West property as "Program Service Expenses," indicating the money was spent to further the organization’s tax-exempt purpose.
Sea Shepherd claims to have multiple vessels in ports around the world yet there is some question as to exactly how many vessels they really own and operate at any given time.
Having said this, since Sea Shepherd is indeed considered a non-profit organization, it should not bother Watson to respond to what has the appearance of questionable financial activities and business relationships.
www.canadafreepress.com /2005/higgins100705.htm   (2457 words)

 Sea Shepherd
Sea Shepherd adheres to the utilization of non-violent principles in the course of all actions and has taken a standard against violence in the protection of the oceans.
Sea Shepherd continues to accomplish its mission by upholding and enforcing international treaties, laws and conventions of world governments.
Sea Shepherd is committed to the eradication of pirate whaling, poaching, shark finning, unlawful habitat destruction, and violations of established laws in the World's oceans.To that end, Sea Shepherd assists national and international bodies in the enforcement of international law under authority of the
www.lizasreef.com /sea_shepherd.htm   (415 words)

 News | TimesDaily.com | TimesDaily | Florence, AL   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Sea Shepherd is based in Friday Harbor, Washington, in the United States, and has a fleet of vessels it calls "Neptune's Navy": the three ships Farley Mowat, the Robert Hunter and the Sirenian, as well as several smaller boats.
Critics, including its targets, consider Sea Shepherd to be operating outside the law, harassing lawful fishing and resource-extraction operations, and use political epithets such as "pirate" and "terrorist" to refer to the organization.
Sea Shepherd's current priorities are a permanent patrol in the Galapagos Islands to protect sea turtles and other marine wildlife, and a campaign against the 2005 seal hunt in Canada, which includes a boycott of Canadian seafood products.
www.timesdaily.com /apps/pbcs.dll/section?category=NEWS&template=wiki&text=Sea_Shepherd   (1300 words)

 Sea Shepherd Crewmen Rescued After Interfering With Whalers
Sea Shepherd is in Antarctic waters to protect endangered whales from the Japanese fleet which has plans to kill over 900 whales in the Antarctic Whale Sanctuary this year.
Sea Shepherd crewmembers in Zodiacs have nailed plates to the drain outlets on the Nisshin Maru that spill the blood of the whales from the flensing deck into the sea.
A Japanese whaler with freshly harpooned whale in the Ross Sea.
www.ens-newswire.com /ens/feb2007/2007-02-08-04.asp   (869 words)

 Sea Shepherd
The Sea Shepherd boat, the "Farley Mowat", has already foolhardily tried to approach the Nisshin-Maru and deployed a mooring line with the intent of entwining her propeller.
It is widely known that Sea Shepherd has engaged in criminal and violent activity in the past, such as setting fire to and sinking whaling vessels in Iceland and Norway and fishing vessels in Spain and other countries.
Sea Shepherd is a terrorist organisation their members use threats of violence, sabotage and an open disregard for human life in furthering their cause.
www.animalliberationfront.com /News/2005_12/SeaShepherd.htm   (1800 words)

 CDNN :: Sea Shepherd to Protect Whales from Japanese Eco-Terrorists
Sea Shepherd's president Paul Watson told The Age he planned to inflict just enough damage on a whaling vessel to force it to comply with safety regulations and return to port for repair.
As his flagship, Farley Mowat, paused in Hobart yesterday on its way south, he confirmed that Sea Shepherd had the means to damage a whaling vessel, though he refused to publicly disclose it.
Komatsu describes whales as the "cockroaches of the sea" and argues that "whales must be killed to protect fish." But he declines comment on why fish and whales thrived for millions of years before commercial whaling and fishing industries severely depleted edible fish stocks and nearly wiped out whale species around the world.
www.cdnn.info /news/eco/e061228.html   (686 words)

 Sea Shepherd
Sem essa informação a Sea Shepherd Brasil está sendo impedida de dar andamento ao processo judicial e condenar os causadores deste absurdo”, diz Cristiano Pacheco, Diretor Jurídico do ISSB.
A Sea Shepherd Conservation Society foi fundada em 1977, nos Estados Unidos, pelos fundadores do Greenpeace, que, ao engajarem-se nesse novo projeto, criaram um movimento de caráter mais ágil, objetivo e ativista.
Como em outros lugares no mundo, os voluntários da Sea Shepherd são pessoas que querem fazer diferença e ajudar a proteger os ambientes e os animais marinhos.
www.seashepherd.org.br   (427 words)

 Activists film bloody dolphin kill in Japan
The tape, shot by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, graphically captures the end of a hunt, in which fishermen pound on the water, causing waves that confuse the mammals' sense of direction, and then corral dolphins into small coves where they can be more easily killed.
The Sea Shepherd crew is on a daily 24-hour watch of the harbor to prevent a departure of the Japanese dolphin fleet.
The Sea Shepherd crew is on a daily 24-hour watch of the harbour to prevent a departure of the Japanese dolphin fleet.
www.eurocbc.org /seashepherd_film_dolphin_kill_29oct2003page1352.html   (890 words)

 Activists, Japanese whalers clash at sea - World Environment - MSNBC.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
After the clash, two protesters from the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, an environmental group chasing the Japanese whalers, tied their boat to an iceberg for protection from icy winds as they drifted in fog after the inflatable was damaged.
Sea Shepherd said on its Web site that it had "successfully delivered" 1.6 gallons of butyric acid to the ship's flensing deck, where whales are cut up, halting the crew's work.
Sea Shepherd founder and skipper Paul Watson said when he thanked the crew of the Nisshin Maru for their help, "they were very professional.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/17063804   (886 words)

 Missing whale activists found in Antarctic - Whale watch - Specials - smh.com.au
Two anti-whaling activists are missing from two Sea Shepherd vessels, one of which is pictured in the foreground, after the vessels attacked the Japanese whaling vessel, the Nisshin Maru, off the Australian Antarctic Territory early today.
Sea Shepherd president Paul Watson told smh.com.au that the inflatable's engine broke down, stranding Karl Nielsen, of Perth, Western Australia, and John Gravois of Los Angeles, USA.
Sea Shepherd activists had attacked the Nisshin Maru from inflatables after they found it early today, attempting to seal up its drain pipes, and lobbing foul-smelling butylic acid onto its deck.
www.smh.com.au /news/world/whale-pirates-missing-at-sea/2007/02/09/1170524271777.html   (849 words)

 Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - UK
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society - UK Visit our    
Sea Shepherd UK Sea Shepherd UK was recently registered as a charity in the United Kingdom [Charity Commission registered number 1110501].
Because Sea Shepherd is a growing international organization, we are looking for onshore volunteers all around the world to support our conservation work on the high seas!
www.seashepherd.org /uk   (265 words)

 Sea Shepherd January 2000
ÒSea Shepherd Europe asked Lufthansa to review its policy on the transport of wild animals and also contacted other major airlines after an incident in early November in which two dolphinsÐÐone a pregnant femaleÐÐ died in a Lufthansa cargo plane.
After announcing the breakthrough with Lufthansa, the Sea Shepherds almost immediately upstaged themselves with a series of bulletins describing their deployment of volunteers from five nations to aid marine life after oil tankers sank off France and Turkey.
Though preoccupied by the oil spills, the Sea Shepherds seemed to be almost the only animal protection group to make headway against resurging international interest in capturing marine mammals for exhibition.
www.animalpeoplenews.org /00/1/seashepherd1.00.html   (1257 words)

 Whaling Protest: Greenpeacer Knocked Overboard, Sea Shepherd Out of Fuel
With their supply of fuel running out, the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society ship Farley Mowat has been forced to leave the Southern Ocean and stop its month-long chase of the Japanese whaling fleet undertaken in tandem, although not in cooperation with the Greenpeace vessel.
Sea Shepherd had made arrangements to refuel from a tanker near the French Kerguelen Islands but the delivery was cancelled.
Sea Shepherd is committed to shutting down the 17 year Japanese program that includes plans for the whalers to slaughter over 18,000 minke whales and hundreds of endangered fin and humpback whales.
www.ens-newswire.com /ens/jan2006/2006-01-16-03.asp   (1633 words)

The SEA SHEPHERD Conservation Society’s flag ship, the Farley Mowat, remains incarcerated in Cape Town Harbour after being detained by the South African Maritime Safety Authority (SAMSA) upon arrival in Cape Town on 24 January, 2006, from her anti-whaling campaign in the Antarctic waters.
The SEA SHEPHERD strategy is to intercept, intervene and prevent whaling and other illegal activities affecting marine life.
SEA SHEPHERD appeals to the people of South Africa to intervene with the South African authorities to stop the unlawful detention of the Farley Mowat and to allow it to continue unhindered with its work of protecting the oceans.
www.canadianvoiceforanimals.org /SeaShepherd_Petition.html   (698 words)

 Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Embarks On A Study Of Business Efforts To Stop Destruction of Nature In The Galapagos
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, a marine wildlife conservation organization, has announced that it will be preparing a study to help determine what businesses contribute to the protection of the National Park and what businesses are a part of the problem in Galapagos.
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society endorses tourism in the Galapagos as long as efforts are taken to preserve the ecological system as much as possible.
Established in 1977, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) is an International non-profit conservation organization whose mission is to defend, conserve, and protect the world's marine wildlife and ecosystems.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2005/11/emw307808.htm   (724 words)

 Sea Shepherd blasted | The Courier-Mail
Sea Shepherd Conservation Society international director Jonny Vasic, who is on the protest ship the Robert Hunter, said activists knew the whalers were nearby.
The Sea Shepherd has a proud history of ramming and disabling whalers and driftnetters, they regard the sinking of half the icelandic whaling fleet (in harbour - no one was harmed) as one of their proudest achievements!
One thing must be said for Sea Shepherd and that is at least they are prepared to stand up and protect endangered species, while both the Aust and NZ govt's sit idly by without condemnation or trade sanctions against Japan.
www.news.com.au /couriermail/story/0,23739,21221441-953,00.html   (928 words)

 All at sea - National - theage.com.au
But after nearly five weeks in polar waters, the hardline activists of Sea Shepherd are set to leave the Antarctic without having found their quarry, and now are pleading with Australia to let their "pirate" ships land here.
Two Sea Shepherd ships and a Greenpeace vessel, Esperanza, have beens searching the vast Ross Sea for the whalers, which plan to harpoon up to 945 whales this summer.
Sea Shepherd president Paul Watson has vowed that he and his crew are prepared to "die for these whales, if need be".
www.theage.com.au /news/national/sea-shepherds-all-at-sea/2007/02/08/1170524233638.html   (973 words)

 Sea Shepherd
Sea Shepherd is calling for a worldwide ban on longlines, driftnets, drag trawl nets, and purse seine nets.
For the last six years, Sea Shepherd has been aggressively opposing illegal fishing activities inside the waters of the Galapagos Marine Reserve of Ecuador which is a UNESCO World Heritage.
Sea Shepherd promotes abstinence from seafood but acknowledges that this is not realistic for all peoples – especially peoples in underdeveloped nations.
www.commondreams.org /news2006/1128-09.htm   (517 words)

 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Sea Shepherd founder to speak
As the self-proclaimed "captain" and founder of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, he has rammed ships, sunk them and been jailed by foreign nations, all in the name of saving the lives of marine animals.
He said the United Nation's World Charter for Nature empowers Sea Shepherd to rid the world's oceans of drift nets and long lines and to intervene against sea turtle poaching and illegal whale and baby seal hunts.
Besides steering the course of Sea Shepherd, Watson now has his sights on dominating the national board of the Sierra Club, on which he already has a seat.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/metro/20040110-9999_7m10seashep.html   (810 words)

 Whale protest ships collide - World - theage.com.au
A statement from the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society said the whaling vessel, the Kaiko Maru, issued the distress call, which the group had acknowledged, about 5.20pm (3.20pm AEDT) today.
Sea Shepherd leader Captain Paul Watson said the confrontation occurred when the conservation group's vessels, the Robert Hunter and the Farley Mowat, caught the Japanese ship bearing down on a pod of whales.
Sea Shepherd activists have been facing off against the whalers north of the Balleny Islands, west of the Ross Sea, trying to stop Japan's controversial annual whale hunt.
www.theage.com.au /news/world/sea-shepherd-in-plan-to-ram-whalers/2007/02/12/1171128863154.html   (624 words)

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