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Review of NZ fishing scandal needs to be transparent

Friday, 20 May 2016, 9:50 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

While Sea Shepherd applauds MPI for announcing an independent review of the illegal dumping captured on the Ministry’s own cameras, given the scale of abuse and cover-ups the review needs to be held in the public domain and the scope broadened. More >>

Decades of abuse by New Zealand fishing industry exposed

Monday, 16 May 2016, 2:44 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

The release of “Reconstruction of marine fisheries catches for New Zealand (1950-2010)” by the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries and the University of Auckland Business School identifies the scale of data misrepresentation that renders the sustainability ... More >>

Sea Shepherd Did to a Swimming Pool What Humans Do to Oceans

Friday, 29 April 2016, 11:12 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Plastic pollution is recognized as a massive, global environmental issue, responsible for the deaths of over a million marine animals each year. More >>

SeaWorld Has Found Their Judas

Tuesday, 5 April 2016, 12:41 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) may be collecting their 30 pieces of silver over the next five years. More >>

Sea Shepherd Served With Summons

Friday, 20 November 2015, 10:02 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd Served With Summons After Standing-Up for the Pilot Whales in Front of Danish Parliament More >>

Whalers fined $1million in Australian court case

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 9:00 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

An affidavit provided by Sea Shepherd’s Captain Peter Hammarstedt was submitted as evidence in a contempt case against Japanese whaling company, Kyodo Senpaku Kaisha Ltd (Kyodo), in the Australian Federal Court in Sydney, Australia. The evidence has ... More >>

Sea Shepherd shocked at proposal to increase drum lines

Thursday, 5 November 2015, 12:05 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd Australia is beyond shocked upon learning that the Queensland Department of Fisheries is looking to increase the number of drum lines that require a permit to be used within the Great Barrier Reef from 148 to 213; an increase of 65 drum ... More >>

Interpol Wanted Poaching Vessel, Kunlun

Wednesday, 9 September 2015, 4:04 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Captain Peter Hammarstedt and Captain Sid Chakravarty of Sea Shepherd have called on the Australian and New Zealand authorities and the relevant international enforcement agencies to ensure the missing Interpol Purple-listed toothfish-poaching vessel, ... More >>

Thunder Captain And Officers Face Justice

Saturday, 4 July 2015, 10:58 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

The Captain, Chief Engineer and Second Mechanic of the notorious poaching vessel, Thunder, have been charged with counts of pollution, reckless driving, forgery and negligence in São Tomé and Príncipe. More >>

New Sea Shepherd campaign targets Blackmores'

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 3:01 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

New Sea Shepherd campaign targets Blackmores' 'EcoKrill' products for their impact on whales of the Antarctic. Sea Shepherd Australia today announced the launch of a new style campaign to protect a species of fundamental importance to the Antarctic ... More >>

Sea Shepherd Announces Partnership with Government of Mexico

Wednesday, 6 May 2015, 9:13 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd Announces Partnership with Government of Mexico to Protect the Endangered Vaquita Porpoise And Other Marine Species More >>

Poaching Vessel, Thunder, Sinks in Suspicious Circumstances

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 8:51 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

At 1152 GMT today, the notorious poaching vessel, Thunder, sank at 0 20' North 05 23' East inside the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Sao Tome. More >>

Thunder Issues Distress Signal: Sea Shepherd Launches Rescue

Monday, 6 April 2015, 9:08 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Today, at approximately 1539 AEDT, at location 0 20’ North 05 24' East inside the Exclusive Economic Zone of Sao Tome, the poaching vessel, Thunder, issued a distress signal. The Captain of the Thunder radio the Sea Shepherd ship, Bob Barker, reporting ... More >>

Toothfish poaching vessel Viking detained in Malaysia

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 1:56 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Another major blow has been dealt to illegal fishing in the Southern Ocean with the detention of the Nigerian flagged poaching Vessel, Viking, in Malaysia. More >>

Sea Shepherd Calls On Navies To Intercept “Slave” Ship

Friday, 27 March 2015, 11:28 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Attempted Suicide On Board Poaching Vessel Thunder As Nigeria Strips Registry. Sea Shepherd Calls On Navies To Intercept The “Slave” Ship More >>

Poaching Vessel, Kunlun, is Detained in Thailand

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 4:26 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

The Interpol wanted, internationally blacklisted poaching vessel, Kunlun, has been detained in Phuket, Thailand on fisheries-related violations. More >>

Sea Shepherd Commends IUU Fishing Raids

Friday, 13 March 2015, 8:33 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd Commends Interpol, Spanish Ministry of Agriculture and the Spanish National Police on IUU Fishing Raids More >>

Interpol Takes Custody of Evidence From Sea Shepherd

Saturday, 7 March 2015, 11:04 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Yesterday, Captain Sid Chakravarty and the crew of the Sea Shepherd ship, Sam Simon, completed the hand-over of evidence implicating the Nigerian-flagged, internationally wanted vessel, Thunder, in illegal fishing activity in the Southern Ocean. More >>

Evidence of Thunder's Illegal Fishing

Sunday, 1 March 2015, 12:37 pm | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Yesterday, the Sea Shepherd ship, Sam Simon, handed-over evidence to authorities at Port Louis, Mauritius, of the illegal fishing activities of the Nigerian-flagged poaching vessel, Thunder. More >>

Sea Shepherd Commends Australian Boarding of Poaching Vessel

Sunday, 1 March 2015, 11:33 am | Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd has responded to news that Australian customs have boarded the Interpol-wanted poaching vessel, Kunlun, commending border patrol for their action, and calling on the arrest of the wanted poaching vessel. More >>

 

 

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