Sea Shepherd

Sea Shepherd Condemns Japan’s Criminal Conspiracy to Poach Whales in the Southern Ocean

By: Sea Shepherd Global CEO of Sea Shepherd Global, Captain Alex Cornelissen, has condemned Japan’s plans to return to the Southern Ocean to slaughter whales this austral summer. “The pristine waters of the Southern Ocean are once again under threat from poachers,” said Cornelissen. “We would like to remind the […]

Thousands attend Sea Shepherd’s “World Love For Dolphins Day” to rally against Taiji Dolphin Slaughter

Special Celebrity Guests and Speakers Attend Los Angeles Demonstration Featuring Hundreds of Supporters FRIDAY HARBOR, WA Feb. 13, 2015 – On the eve of Valentine’s Day 2015, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society held its second annual “World Love for Dolphins Day,” attended by thousands of people at peaceful demonstrations at Japanese […]

29 Peaceful Demonstrations against Taiji Dolphin Slaughter on “World Love for Dolphins Day”

SEA SHEPHERD CONSERVATION SOCIETY TO HOLD 29 PEACEFUL DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST TAIJI DOLPHIN SLAUGHTER ON “WORLD LOVE FOR DOLPHINS DAY” Special Guest Speakers and Celebrity Supporters to Join Sea Shepherd at Demonstrations at Japanese Embassies and Consulates in the U.S. and Overseas on Feb. 13th FRIDAY HARBOR, WA Jan. 29, 2015 […]

Sea Shepherd commends New Zealand Government on strong action against Toothfish poachers

By: Sea Shepherd Australia Williamstown, Victoria Jan. 12, 2015 – Today, the New Zealand Navy intercepted two illegal fishing vessels in the Southern Ocean. The New Zealand Herald reports that the Navy intercepted the vessels with illegal catch on board and is now requesting permission to board the vessels. On […]

Six Species of Sharks Awarded Long-Awaited Protections By CMS

By: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society FRIDAY HARBOR, WA Nov. 12, 2014 – Last weekend brought an important milestone for sharks. On Sunday, November 9, 2014 several shark species were finally granted protection under the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), administered by the United Nations […]

Taiji Dolphin Killers drive first Bottlenose pod of the hunt season into The Cove during Taiji Whale Festival Celebration

The Terrified Bottlenose Trapped in the Cove Endured Crowds of Festival-Goers Before Facing Captive Selection and Slaughter the Next Day; the Bottlenose Slaughter Was Immediately Followed the Next Day by the Capture and Slaughter of a Family of Risso’s Dolphins By: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society TAIJI, Japan Nov. 4, 2014 […]

Award-Winning Actor Martin Sheen to Help Unveil and Christen Sea Shepherd’s Newest Ship in its Fleet, Announce New Campaign

Press Conference to Be Held at 10:30 AM PST Saturday Oct. 18 in Marina Del Rey, California By: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Friday Harbor, WA Oct. 18, 2014 – A press conference to unveil the newest ship in the Sea Shepherd fleet will be held the morning of Saturday, October […]

Pilot Whale Slaughter Imminent in the COVE in Taiji, Japan

TUNE IN TODAY AT 1:30 PM PST for SEA SHEPHERD’s COVE GUARDIAN LIVE STREAM at: by: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society USA FRIDAY HARBOR, WA Sept. 26, 2014 — Sea Shepherd’s Cove Guardian team on the ground in Taiji, Japan will be live streaming from the shores of the killing […]

Sea Shepherd volunteers to become "Living Photo Exhibition" at SeaWorld during International Marine Animal Trainers' Association Conference

SEA SHEPHERD ORLANDO CHAPTER VOLUNTEERS TO DEMONSTRATE & BECOME “LIVING PHOTO EXHIBITION” AT SEAWORLD DURING ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL MARINE ANIMAL TRAINERS’ ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE The connection between the live trade in dolphins for human entertainment and the dolphin drive hunts cannot be denied   ORLANDO, FL Sept. 12, 2014 – The Orlando chapter […]