From the beginning of this campaign to oppose the Japanese whale poachers in the Southern Ocean I was well aware that there were extreme risks involved. In addition to operating in the most hostile marine environment on the planet we were also aware that we were engaging one of the world’s wealthiest and most powerful nations.
Once again, corporations and governments prove they will go to any lengths to protect their interests, even at the expense of other lives and our environment. Sea Shepherd will continue to fight against these practices. They will NOT back down. Read the latest inspiring article from Sea Shepherd captain Paul Watson at the Sea Shepherd website!