25 Jul '11, 7pm

‘Whale Wars’ Spin-Off Coming To Animal Planet

‘Whale Wars’ Spin-Off Coming To Animal Planet

All signs pointed to this development earlier this summer and now Animal Planet has gone and made it official: “Whale Wars” is getting a spin-off series. The cable network, obviously eager to expand one of its longest-running hit series, will focus on the Sea Shepherd’s efforts to to stop an annual whale hunt known as “The Grind” in the Faroes Islands. The Lizard Trading Company, which produces the series for Animal Planet, started filming for the tentatively titled “Faroe Island Project” back on July 15th. As the press release notes, the Sea Shepherd’s Faroes campaign has gotten off to a rocky start with the detainment of their ship, the Steve Irwin, in the nearby Shetland Islands. A Scottish court is holding the ship due to a claim filed by a Maltese company over a 2010 incident -saying the conservation org caused sustained damage when they freed hundreds of bluefin tuna...

Full article: http://www.ecorazzi.com/2011/07/25/whale-wars-spin-off-co...

Tweets

Captain Planet, He’s our Hero!

Captain Planet, He’s our Hero!

cleantechnica.com 25 Jul '11, 7am

Ask me about some of my favorite activities during my childhood and you’ll hear me speak of PlayStation, racing, and carto...

How to eat well and save the planet too

How to eat well and save the planet too

straitstimes.com 25 Jul '11, 3am

PARIS - EATING used to be so simple. If you liked it and could afford it, down the hatch it went. Yum-yum, end of story. B...

‘Seal Wars’: Is Animal Planet Prepping Another Sea Shepherd Series?

‘Seal Wars’: Is Animal Planet Prepping Another ...

ecorazzi.com 01 Aug '11, 1pm

The relationship between Sea Shepherd and Animal Planet appears to be getting tighter. With whaling in the Southern Ocean ...

Documentary Exposes Controversial History of Sea World's Role in Captive Dolphin & Whale Industry via @jaymiheimbuch

Documentary Exposes Controversial History of Se...

treehugger.com 25 Jul '11, 2pm

A new documentary talks with scientists, biologists, animal trainers and activists to uncover the long history of Sea Worl...

Petitions to End the Faroe Islands' Whale & Dol...

care2.com 25 Jul '11, 6pm

Sunday July 24, 2011, 11:48 pm Read and sign the petitions. Hundreds of pilot whales are slaughtered every year on the Far...

New Show on Animal Planet ‘Saved’ Highlights Animal Impact on Human Lives

New Show on Animal Planet ‘Saved’ Highlights An...

ecorazzi.com 01 Aug '11, 4pm

Normally in the news, we hear stories about dogs saving their guardians from burning buildings or even calling 911 in an e...

Gray whale reportedly hit by speedboat in San D...

care2.com 24 Jul '11, 6am

Saturday July 23, 2011, 12:48 pm Thank you so much Cal for finding this! After reading the article, I am seeing nothing ab...

Google+ App Coming to Windows Phone 7 via @vernieman

Google+ App Coming to Windows Phone 7 via @vern...

vernonchan.com 25 Jul '11, 7am

Think this post is cool? Share it Share Tweet It seems Google is working overtime with Google+ , first making its mobile a...

Decoy Lab Bamboo Animal Clocks Keep Time in Eco Style

Decoy Lab Bamboo Animal Clocks Keep Time in Eco...

inhabitots.com 24 Jul '11, 1pm

from Decoy Lab, but did you know that Decoy Lab offers many other sweet animal clocks as well? For example, the super fun ...

Coming to Arizona: The EnviroMission Solar Tower - A desert is seemingly a place where the sun receives the largest

Coming to Arizona: The EnviroMission Solar Towe...

solarfeeds.com 24 Jul '11, 1pm

Coming to how the entire system is going to function, the concept at work is simple, yet very novel. Arizona being a deser...

Japan to resume Southern Ocean whaling; Sea Shepherd to resume whale defence

Japan to resume Southern Ocean whaling; Sea She...

earthtimes.org 15 Jul '11, 12pm

Japan's Deputy Commissioner to the International Whaling Commission (IWC), Joji Morishita, made it official this week that...