Efforts continue to pressure the International Whaling Commission to establish a whale sanctuary for the entire South Atlantic Ocean from South America to Africa.

The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society's position is that all the world's waters be declared a permanent sanctuary for all whales and dolphins. Most of the world is in agreement that whales and dolphins should be given full universal protection.

Only a small minority of radical whaling nations continue to hold onto barbaric traditions that have no place in the 21st Century. These radical whale killing renegade nations are (1) Japan (2) Norway (3) Iceland (4) Denmark (5) Canada (6) St, Lucia (7) St. Vincent