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GOOD NEWS FOR WHALES! Sea Shepherd Anti-Whaling Ships Force Japanese Whalers to Withdraw From Antarctic Waters | Toronto Star


Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Marine Life, Sea Shepherd Society, Farley Mowat & Paul Watson Claim 2012-13, Good News For Whales, VICTORY! )

Michelle
- 574 days ago - thestar.com
Sea Shepherd Victory! While the Star was not able to reach Watson on Saturday, the controversial captain did talk to the Sydney Morning Herald: "Things are looking good for the end of whaling for this season. We came, we intervened, we stood fast, we won.



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Christeen Anderson (502)
Monday March 4, 2013, 12:16 pm
This is wonderful news. Thank you.
 

NicoleAWAY W. (634)
Monday March 4, 2013, 12:19 pm
great news, thank you Michelle!
 

pirjo sundqvist (160)
Monday March 4, 2013, 1:03 pm
Love this:
"Sea Shepherd anti-whaling ships force Japanese whalers to withdraw from Antarctic waters
Anti-whaling activists from the Sea Shepherd society are claiming victory as Japanese vessels appear to have withdrawn from Antarctic waters off the coast of Australia."
 

linda b. (31)
Monday March 4, 2013, 1:08 pm
Very good news indeed!
Kudos to Sea Shepherd for never giving up!
 

Bill K. (23)
Monday March 4, 2013, 4:06 pm
that was a few days ago. since then the whalers have turned around and are heading back to the whaling grounds even though the weather is turning bad and they'll have only a few days before the season ends. fortunately Sea Shepherd had put a tracking device on the fuel tanker so they are following.
 

Agnes N. (717)
Monday March 4, 2013, 4:49 pm
Thanks Michelle
 

Natasha Salgado (531)
Monday March 4, 2013, 5:13 pm
Congrats to you Sea Shepherd!!! Next time just sink those cowards...thanks.
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Monday March 4, 2013, 5:13 pm
Thanks
noted
 

Danuta Watola (1205)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 4:02 am
Noted
 

Michelle S. (456)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:13 am
Bill K. thanks for the update. I would imagine victory is still Sea Shepherd's in terms of quota this year.
 

Mike H. (221)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:39 pm
Thanks for posting
 

Bill K. (23)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 3:54 am
yes Michelle, a definite Sea Shepherd victory, as usual. and a bigger victory than normal.

please sign the whitehouse.gov petitions to support Captain Paul Watson and Sea Shepherd
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 5:51 am
noted, good news, thank you
 

Anna M. (18)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 5:53 am
kudos to the whole Sea Shepard team.....I admire your cetacean love and dedication!!!
 

Leslene Dunn (75)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:02 am
Bless you Sea Shepherd team - I knew you could do it! This is a mammoth victory for these precious animals and its all thanks to you.
 

Barbara S. (86)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:20 am
:) thank u
 

Birgitta S. (235)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:21 am
YEAS!
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:25 am
Noted , thanks .
 

Joy Wong (75)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:31 am
Great Job... Sea Shepherd Team . Bless you.
 

deb s. (145)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 6:49 am
Kudos Sea Shepard Team keep up the momentum and keep them on the run! GOD 'S watch for your team on the seas
 

Suzanne L. (155)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 8:36 am
The Sea Shepherds are very brave and committed. Whaling tactics are worse than piracy.
 
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