Shutting Down Poachers on Africa’s West Coast

Good News in the fight to protect “Africa’s Last Eden”

From busting poachers to protecting Africa’s largest network of Marine Protected Areas, Sea Shepherd’s partnership with law enforcement officials from Gabon and the island nation of São Tomé and Príncipe to end illegal fishing in their sovereign waters has been a success. Watch the latest campaign video to learn about how Gabon has taken further actions to protect sharks and whales by banning a common industrial fishing practice.

Operation Albacore III has now come to an end, but our direct-action campaigns to eradicate illegal fishing in African coastal waters continue! Donate now to help us fight to protect, conserve and defend Africa’s marine wildlife:

#OpAlbacore #PoachersBeware #StopIllegalFishing


Sea Shepherd is an international, non-profit marine conservation organization that engages in direct action campaigns to defend wildlife, and conserve and protect the world’s oceans from illegal exploitation and environmental destruction.

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