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Whale Wars 'Battle Stations' Pt 2

By BusinessLife, published on Aug 4, 2011

The Yushin Maru actively tries to clip the Gojira’s stern. However, video from the Yushin Maru that is released later to the public is shown with comments that state it was the Gojira that tried to cut the ship off.

Pottsy, one of the small motor boat’s captains is now ready to deploy another prop fouler line to stop the Yushin Maru.

As they come across the front of the ship, it's the small boat that is clipped by the Yushin Maru.

Radio calls go out to the small vessel. Luckily this time both the crew and the motor are intact.

Pottsy calls into the Bob Barker... (more)

Tags: tv, gillean smith, animal planet, whale wars, paul watson, steve irwin, bob barker, japanese whaling, nisshin maru, chris aultman, reality tv series, pottsy, yushin maru 3

Whale Wars - Enemy In Their Grasp PT2

By BusinessLife, published on Jul 29, 2011

...he knows must be done. He will fly as many flights and as often as is possible to do his part to end Japanese whaling.

Is there hope in finding the Japanese whaling factory ship, the Nisshin Maru? Will the Gojira's engine be repaired in time to help support Phase Two of this year's campaign against Japanese whaling? Did the Bob Barker place a tracking device on the Sun Laurel, the vessel that is indeed the Japanese whaling fleet's refueling ship?

Tune in Friday, July 29 to Animal Planet at 9:00pm eastern, for the next episode of Whale Wars entitled, "Battle Stations."

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Tags: gillean smith, animal planet, whale wars, paul watson, sea shepherd, steve irwin, bob barker, japanese whaling, nisshin maru, chris aultman, reality tv series

Whale Wars, Paul Watson sends out S.O.S.

By BusinessLife, published on Jul 27, 2011

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society Founder, Paul Watson is down to the wire and may lose their flagship, the Steve Irwin. Watson, made famous by Animal Planet's reality TV series, "Whale Wars" has been an animal rights activist for decades and was an original member of Greenpeace.

Today, he and an elite team of Sea Shepherds sail the oceans in their efforts to stop whaling and other endangered sea life, including bluefin tuna.

In an attempt to save the Steve Irwin, Watson has posted the following letter and video clip (click link in video box to left of article) asking... (more)

Tags: animal planet, whale wars, paul watson, gojira, steve irwin, bob barker, japanese whaling, fish and fish, bluefin tuna, flagship seized, sos, uk government

Whale Wars

By BusinessLife, published on Jul 18, 2011

As they approach, it becomes clearer that it's a life raft of some sort. You can hear the tension mount as crew members are holding their breath wondering what they might find.

The life raft has been destroyed - ripped to shreds. As they finally approach the remains, the crew is concerned that they will find bodies. Finally, close enough to see what is left from the destroyed, black life raft, they only find the raft. No bodies are found. There may still be hope for the crew from the Beserk.

The Steve Irwin makes a call into the New Zealand Search and Rescue to give them... (more)

Tags: gillean smith, animal planet, whale wars, paul watson, sea shepherd, steve irwin, bob barker, norwegian yacht, the beserk

Whale Wars -

By BusinessLife, published on Jul 16, 2011

Last week, two crew members from the Bob Barker suffered hypothermia after waiting in small motor boats for more than 12 hours. Finally, all Sea Shepherd crew are now back on board the Bob Barker.

Meanwhile, the Steve Irwin has received a distress call from the New Zealand Search and Rescue. They are asking for the crew onboard the Steve Irwin to help find the five missing crew members who were onboard a Norwegian-registered yacht, the Berserk.

The Berserk sent a distress call approximately 18 nautical miles (33km) north of Scott Base in the Ross Sea. This is the point of... (more)

Tags: gillean smith, tv series, animal planet, whale wars, sea shepherd, steve irwin, bob barker, japanese whaling, beserk, search and rescue, nisshin maru

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