Sea Shepherd Launches New Anti-poaching Vessel M/V Sharpie

Captain Sandy Yawn of Bravo Media’s “Below Deck Mediterranean” to helm the ship’s inaugural mission MIAMI, FLA. – DECEMBER 7th, 2017 – Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, the direct-action marine organization, will unveil its newest vessel, the M/V Sharpie, at a press conference on Monday, December 11th at 11:00 am at the 5th Street Marina in Miami, Fla., it was announcedContinue reading “Sea Shepherd Launches New Anti-poaching Vessel M/V Sharpie”

Sea Shepherd, Taino Warriors and Actress Michelle Rodriguez Team Up to Provide Sustainable Tools and Resources to Puerto Rico

The trio is joining forces for Operation Taino Spirit Promise, to deliver supplies to local partners and retrieve plastic waste Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has partnered with Taino Warriors and actor/activist Michelle Rodriguez on a campaign to help the hurricane ravaged and economically impacted island of Puerto Rico rebuild in a sustainable manner. The campaign,Continue reading “Sea Shepherd, Taino Warriors and Actress Michelle Rodriguez Team Up to Provide Sustainable Tools and Resources to Puerto Rico”

First Nations Occupy Salmon Farm Until British Columbia Government Cancels License of Occupation

Hereditary Chief Ernest Alexander Alfred, along with a group of First Nations people, have peacefully occupied the Marine Harvest salmon farm, Swanson Island. They state they will remain on the farm until their Chiefs are satisfied that the Province of British Columbia has cancelled that farm’s Licence of Occupation and forcing it to leave their territory. The farm isContinue reading “First Nations Occupy Salmon Farm Until British Columbia Government Cancels License of Occupation”

Sea Shepherd Records Never Before Seen Footage of Rare Cuvier’s Beaked Whales During Expedition in Mexico

Sea Shepherd’s research vessel the R/V Martin Sheen returned to Mexico’s Guadalupe Island to continue its study of Cuvier’s beaked whales, capturing never before seen drone footage of these rare and elusive cetaceans.

Scientists and Sea Shepherd Make New Discovery About Cuvier’s Beaked Whales During Expedition in Mexico

The Divina Guadalupe research project records highest worldwide sighting rate of Cuvier’s beaked whales ever recorded A group of Mexican and U.S. scientists, aided by the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, surveyed an area off the coast of Mexico that appears to contain the highest number of worldwide sightings of Cuvier’s beaked whales ever recorded over a two-weekContinue reading “Scientists and Sea Shepherd Make New Discovery About Cuvier’s Beaked Whales During Expedition in Mexico”

Television Star Richard Dean Anderson to Executive Produce Sea Turtle Documentary Why Just One?

Actress Holly Marie Combs boards as Associate Producer of the first feature length film produced by Sea Sea Shepherd Conservation Society  Premiering July 2016  Sea Shepherd Conservation Society supporters Richard Dean Anderson and Holly Marie Combs are lending their names as producers on the company’s crowd-funded documentary feature Why Just One? The documentary follows Sea Shepherd’sContinue reading “Television Star Richard Dean Anderson to Executive Produce Sea Turtle Documentary Why Just One?”