Paul Watson resigns from Sea Shepards USA

I don’t know if anybody noticed, or care:


Buffoon

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A hazard to navigation.

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I thought he was set out to pasture years ago. What an embarrassment.

Also, in reading the article, I’m really glad I missed the documentary or even the knowledge of the existence of “Watson”. :roll_eyes:

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Piracy at its core.

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The vessel behind him, M/V Farley Mowat was originally built in 1950 as the Fishery Research vessel Johan Hjort:

Another of the Sea Shepards ships that has appeared in many episodes of “Whale Wars” was built as the whale catcher “Pol XIV”:


She had several seasons in the Southern Seas before being converted to a fishing vessel in 1966:

HISTORY

Vessel Name Registered Owner Year
BOB BARKER 2009
POLARIS Seven Sea Sg Inc 2005
VOLSTAD JR. Lafjord Rederi A/S 1998
VERDI Lafjord Rederi A/S 1997
VOLSTAD JR. Einar Volstad PR 1966
POL XIV Hvalfangerselskap Polaris A/S 1950

She later served in the Norwegian Coast Guard:

Among other tasks she also helped chased Paul Watson when he tried to disrupt minke whale catching off Northern Norway.

Where is the Old Miserable One when we need him??