15 Jul '11, 12pm

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

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

Japan's Deputy Commissioner to the International Whaling Commission (IWC), Joji Morishita, made it official this week that the Japanese whaling fleet will return to the Southern Ocean to resume the whaling operations later this year. Facing massive international condemnation over whaling , what would seem to be a disappearing whale meat market and national struggle to cope with the tsunami aftermath, it would seem that the Japanese are focused on acting out their perceived 'right' to kill whales for scientific purposes. The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has been battling hard against this barbarism by the Japanese whalers and sees this as simply one more battle to be fought. So with the Japanese announcing they are preparing to return to the Southern Ocean, The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society has also begun their own preparations. This will be the eighth Antarctic Wh...

Full article: http://www.earthtimes.org/conservation/japan-resume-south...

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