The Captain, Chief Engineer and Second Mechanic of the notorious poaching vessel, Thunder, have been charged with counts of pollution, reckless driving, forgery and negligence in São Tomé and Príncipe.
Sea Shepherd Concludes Epic Southern Ocean Campaign, Operation Icefish | Picture: The most notorious of the poaching vessels, Thunder, sinks after being scuttled by its own captain and officers. Photo: Simon Ager #bandit6 #poaching #illegalfishing
Sea Shepherd Locates and Commences Recovery of Illegal Gillnet Abandoned by Thunder http://www.seashepherdglobal.org/news/latest-news/sea-shepherd-locates-and-commences-recovery-of-illegal-gillnet-abandoned-by-thunder.html
The Sea Shepherd ship, the Bob Barker, is departing Hobart for the commencement of the organization’s 11th Southern Ocean Defence Campaign, Operation Icefish. After successfully championing the suspension of Japan’s illegal whaling program in the Southern Ocean, Sea Shepherd will this year focus its efforts to directly intervene agains...
Sea Shepherd Operation Icefish continues to remove gillnets from the Southern Ocean http://www.seashepherdglobal.org/news-and-commentary/news/sea-shepherd-commences-recovery-of-second-monster-gillnet.html
"Operation ICEFISH 2015-16". is Sea Shepherd's 12th Southern Ocean Defense campaign. Sea Shepherd will employ direct-action techniques to fill a law enforcement void that continues to be exploited by the Japanese whale poaching fleet and the two remaining illegal toothfish vessels, Viking and Kunlun (Taishan), which continue to threaten the survival of the fragile and wild Antarctic ecosystem.