29 Aug '11, 9am

Daily reports from #Taiji #Japan by #TheCove Guardians will resume this year

Daily reports from #Taiji #Japan by #TheCove Guardians will resume this year

Report from Taiji: February 26 The Taiji dolphin hunters take a break from the cleaning With the world still celebrating the victory in the Southern Ocean, the Cove Guardians awoke today to a small victory of their own. When we made our rounds through the Taiji harbor early this morning, we were confused that all the banger boats were still in, the sun was shining, there was no wind, and it was, by definition in these parts, perfect weather for hunting dolphins. As we passed the Fisherman’s Union (FU), we were greeted with the sight of all the dolphin hunters scrubbing and cleaning every inch of the butcher house. They were pressure washing the floor, hosing down tarps, and piling trash next to the burn barrel in the parking lot. But what really grabbed our attention was the fact that the tarp hut, which blocks our view of the transfer of bodies from the boats through the ...

Full article: http://www.seashepherd.org/dolphins/cove-guardian-reports/

Tweets

#thecove Call for volunteers in Taiji,

#thecove Call for volunteers in Taiji,

treehugger.com 30 Aug '11, 4pm

Two years ago, I watched the Academy Award winning documentary The Cove . I didn't have a clue when I hit "play" what an i...

We are returning to Taiji for Operation Infinite Patience

We are returning to Taiji for Operation Infinit...

seashepherd.org 30 Aug '11, 8pm

Operation Infinite Patience : Return of the Cove Guardians Photo: Sea Shepherd How does Sea Shepherd measure success? By t...

Another Drive Hunt Season To Begin In Taiji, Ja...

wdcs.org 27 Aug '11, 6pm

Another Drive Hunt Season To Begin In Taiji, Japan September signals not only the beginning of the end of another summer, ...

Beijing decision to impose income tax on moonca...

straitstimes.com 29 Aug '11, 6am

BEIJING (AFP) - A decision by Beijing authorities to impose tax on mooncakes, a delicacy given as gifts for the Mid-Autumn...

How Google Analytics Custom Reports Helped My C...

seomoz.org 30 Aug '11, 7am

I often wonder how the life of an SEO consultant would have been if there was no Google Analytics. I mean, sure in that ca...

'Cove' star urges dolphin watching, not killing

'Cove' star urges dolphin watching, not killing

straitstimes.com 26 Aug '11, 8am

The star of the Oscar-winning movie about dolphin killing in Japan has only praise for Miyakejima - a Tokyo island that th...

Marine Cove tenants get another extension, will be allowed to stay until March

Marine Cove tenants get another extension, will...

straitstimes.com 30 Aug '11, 2am

Some of the tenants The Straits Times spoke to said they felt conflicted, as on the one hand the extension has kindled hop...

Hurricane Irene reports? #green

greenbuildingadvisor.com 28 Aug '11, 1pm

How is the storm affecting your city or town? Here in northern Vermont, at 9:30 a.m., we're just having a rainy day at thi...

Horrors at Chinese tiger farm, reports an undercover US diplomat. Something must be done! #china via @Michael_GR

Horrors at Chinese tiger farm, reports an under...

treehugger.com 29 Aug '11, 5pm

Animal Cruelty in the Name of Superstition and Money Sometimes, there's nothing like seeing for yourself. A U.S. diplomat ...

Google Analytics Demystifies Visitor Behavior With Multi-Channel Funnel Reports

Google Analytics Demystifies Visitor Behavior W...

searchenginewatch.com 30 Aug '11, 11am

One of the biggest challenges in analyzing conversions to your website is figuring out which channels contributed to a goa...

Changi Airport Group reports earnings of $337m, up 11.3%

Changi Airport Group reports earnings of $337m,...

straitstimes.com 25 Aug '11, 10am

Changi Airport Group has reported earnings after tax of $337 million for the year ended March 31. This was a jump of 11.3 ...

Japan

Japan

channelnewsasia.com 26 Aug '11, 2am

HACHIMANTAI, Japan: The forces that make Japan one of the world's most quake-prone and volcanic countries, and sparked a n...