Save The Whales Caribbean Advertisement

This ad, which will be aired on television stations in the Caribbean starting in May 2007, conveys the vital role that Caribbean countries, including Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines, play in the plight of the world’s whales. The governments of these countries have […]

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RAW DEAL Kyokuyo, True World Foods and Japan’s Whale Hunts

Download the report In Japan’s history of commercial whaling, seafood company Kyokuyo Co., Ltd (Kabushiki Kaisha Kyokuyo) has been a major player. Since it began hunting whales in the late 1930s, Kyokuyo has profited from the deaths of over 130,000 great whales, including more than 10,000 whales since the international ban on commercial whaling took […]

Illegal logging in the Russian Far East is of particular concern because the forests are home to the last 450 wild Siberian tigers. The Lumber Liquidators case was investigated jointly by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Homeland Security Investigations and prosecuted by the Department of Justice under the name “Operation Oakenshield.”

Raw Deal

True World Foods, one of the largest suppliers of sushi meat in the United States, has entered into a partnership with leading Japanese whale meat trader, Kyokuyo, to distribute Kyokuyo’s new frozen sushi product in the United States. In its new report, “Raw Deal,” the Environmental Investigation Agency details Kyokuyo’s decades-long involvement in hunting whales […]


The Thousand-Headed Snake Forest Crimes, Corruption and Injustice in Indonesia

An environmental crime of almost unimaginable scale continues to unfold across Indonesia. Since the late 1990s the country’s forests have been ransacked, with the government acting as little more than a bystander. Vast profits have been accrued by a handful of influential timber barons, which the Indonesian justice system has totally failed to prosecute. As […]