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Sea Shepherd's fleet observes this Minked Whale swimming around the vessel. (Photo: Tim Watters)

Australia: Environment Minister ignores distress call from Antarctic

By Mon, Mar 03, 2014 3:30PM UTC Comments Off Sea Shepherd's fleet observes this Minked Whale swimming around the vessel. (Photo: Tim Watters)

The “Relentless Operation” of the Sea Shepherd Australia (SSA) is in distress following the attacks of Japanese whalers in the Southern Ocean. Captain Peter Hammarstedt of The Bob Barker alleged that Japanese fleet has assaulted his vessel for the third time this season and has sounded alarm to the Australian Government asking for rescue. However,...

Rocketing prices put tuna beyond ordinary Filipinos’ reach

By Tue, May 22, 2012 7:34AM UTC Comments Off Rocketing prices put tuna beyond ordinary Filipinos’ reach

With the price of a sashimi grade tuna at the General Santos City fishing port complex rising above Php420 (US$10) per kilo,  more and more Filipinos are becoming strangers to the succulent and mouth-watering yellowfin tuna that their country is famous for. When these tunas eventually end up in posh Japanese restaurants abroad, they command a...

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