Who We Are
Sea Shepherd's Mission Statement
Established in 1977, Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) is an
international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization.
Our mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of
wildlife in the world's oceans in order to conserve and protect
ecosystems and species.
Sea Shepherd uses innovative
direct-action tactics to investigate, document, and take action when
necessary to expose and confront illegal activities on the high seas.
By safeguarding the biodiversity of our delicately-balanced ocean
ecosystems, Sea Shepherd works to ensure their survival for future