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Japan's Whaling Fleet Returns Home in Shame
Animals  (tags: SSCS, Captain Paul Watson, environmentalist group, whales, Southern Ocean, Japanese whaling fleet, Australian government, warning, international court, investigation, illegal actions, commercial killing, whale meat )

- 2930 days ago -
Recently, the Japanese hunting fleet returned to its home port in Japan only to reveal the real extent of the damage that actions of the environmentalist group Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) inflicted on their planned annual catch. The ships
Anti-Whaling Group Says Closing in on Japan Fleet
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, closing in, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3366 days ago -
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A U.S.-based hardline anti-whaling group, seeking to disrupt Japanese whaling near Antarctica, said it had spotted the fleet and was closing in on it, raising the risk of a confrontation. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, blamed
Japanese Whalers, Activists Clash at Sea
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, slaughter, clash, endangered, extinction, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3366 days ago -
Feb. 2, 2009 -- Japanese whalers and environmentalists clashed on the high seas Monday, with the activists accusing the hunters of injuring two of them and of deploying a new "military grade" acoustic weapon. Authorities in Tokyo said the whaling fleet
Japan to Pull Out All Stops Against Sea Shepherd
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, japan, sea shepherd, whales, whaling, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3367 days ago -
Japan has vowed to use all legal means to stop anti-whaling activists, after a mid-ocean clash between whalers and protesters injured two crew members from conservation group Sea Shepherd. Protesters in the Southern Ocean have accused Japan of using ne
Sea Shepherd Clashes With Whaling Fleet in Australian Waters
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, japan, sea shepherd, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, endangered, extinction, humans, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3405 days ago -
The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society ship Steve Irwin closed in on one of the vessels of the Japanese whaling fleet at 0730 Hours GMT (1930 Hours Sydney Time) on December 26th off the coast of the Australian Antarctic Territory north of the Mawson Penins
Sea Shepherd Expects Whalers to Be Most Aggressive
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, japan, sea shepherd, marine wildlife, whales, whaling, aggressive confrontation, endangered, extinction, sadness, suffering, slaughter, protection )

- 3424 days ago -
Radical protest group Sea Shepherd predicted it would experience its most aggressive confrontation ever with the Japanese whaling fleet as it left the New South Wales coast yesterday bound for the Southern Ocean. The group departed Newcastle on board t
'Pirates of Compassion' Prepare to Take on Japanese Whaling Fleet
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, marine wildlife, whales, japan, whaling, pirates of compassion, sea shepherd, paul watson, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, slaughter, sadness, protection )

- 3437 days ago -
Kicking back in a comfy brown armchair and sipping from a grande soya latte at the back of a Richmond coffee shop, Steve Roest doesn't look much like a pirate. Most people in the area simply know him as the Green Party's parliamentary candidate for Twicke
Hundreds of New Marine Species Found
Animals  (tags: southern ocean, marine wildlife, discovery, new species, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3483 days ago -
Hundreds of new marine species and previously uncharted undersea mountains and canyons have been discovered in the depths of the Southern Ocean, Australian scientists said Wednesday. A total of 274 species of fish, ancient corals, mollusks, crustacean
Sea Shepherd Crew 'Planted Tracking Device' on Whaling Ship | NEWS.Com.Au
Animals  (tags: whales sea shepherd, australia, southern ocean, great news )

- 3711 days ago -
ANTI-whaling activists say they've chased the flagship of Japan's whaling fleet out of waters near Antarctica after tracking it with high-tech bugs planted by 2 protesters who boarded the vessel last month. Captain Paul Watson of the hardline Sea Shepherd
Japanese Premier Defends Whaling - World
Animals  (tags: world, japan, whales, southern ocean, hunting, prime minister, bbc )

- 3743 days ago -
Japan's Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda has defended the country's annual whale hunt in the oceans around Antarctica. Speaking to the BBC, Mr Fukuda said he was aware of opposition to what Japan calls its "scientific whaling", but said Japan was not breaking
Whalers Pushed Out of Hunting Grounds - Southern Ocean
Animals  (tags: whales, southern ocean, greenpeace, japan, japanese, hunting, minke, esperanza )

- 3754 days ago -
ENVIRONMENT group Greenpeace says it has chased the Japanese whaling fleet out of its Southern Ocean hunting grounds near Antarctica. In the early hours of yesterday morning the Greenpeace protest ship Esperanza located the fleet of six ships conducting
Greenpeace Vows to Frustrate Whalers - Southern Ocean
Animals  (tags: whales, japan, japanese, hunting, greenpeace, southern ocean )

- 3755 days ago -
Greenpeace has beaten the federal government to finding the Japanese fleet hunting whales in the Southern Ocean, vowing to take whatever risks are necessary to prevent whaling. After 10 days of searching, the Esperanza located the fleet of six ships
Armed Ship to Track Whalers in the Southern - Ocean Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, whales, japan, hunting, customs, government, armed, southern ocean, japanese )

- 3780 days ago -
A CUSTOMS vessel armed with machine guns may be deployed to the Southern Ocean as part of beefed-up federal government monitoring of the Japanese whale hunt. Customs said the Oceanic Viking was not a cruise ship as reported today but a "full-time
Call to Press Japan on Whaling - Australia
Animals  (tags: whales, japan, hunting, southern ocean, customs, federal government, whale watching, greenpeace )

- 3780 days ago -
WHALE-watching operators have joined environment groups in urging Australia to step up efforts to persuade Japan to give up its annual whale hunt in the Southern Ocean. The Federal Government is considering the deployment of a customs ship, armed with

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