Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Captain Paul Watson has been a lifelong activist and passionate defender of the oceans.  He was a founding member and director of Greenpeace until he left in 1977 to found the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society He serves as its president and executive director.  Sea Shepherd is an international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization that uses direct action to “expose and confront illegal activities on the high seas.”  

Shaun Walker

It was almost 40 degrees on a Wednesday night.  In the woods above Stafford, California an unknown activist from Arkansas hoisted the last of her supplies up into an ancient redwood under an almost-full moon. 

738 days later, Julia "Butterfly" Hill descended as an environmental icon.