July 12, 2012 -
BLUEFIN TUNA FREED
The Black Fish news release:
"On Sunday a diving team of The Black Fish successfully
released hundreds of bluefin tuna back into the Adriatic Sea from cages
at a fish farm near the island of Ugljan, Croatia. The action is marking
the start of a new campaign to highlight the lucrative trade in the
endangered bluefin tuna, a fish species heavily impacted by illegal
overfishing in the Mediterranean Sea. The Black Fish have been working
on the ground in Croatia for several weeks investigating the country's
controversial tuna industry. It was three days ago when our crew members
witnessed the slaughter of several tuna fish and decided to intervene.
Members of our diving team were able to pass by security and entered the
water late at night to free the fish." Click
here to read more.
January 31, 2012 -
TUNA FARM RAID
"Ugljan, a scenic island off the Croatian coast is home
to one of the most destructive fishing companies in Europe.
the night of the 27th of January, ALF activists made a visit to the
Bluefin Tuna farms of Kali Tuna.
In freezing and challenging conditions a tuna pen 500 m
offshore was sabotaged by cutting and lowering down the net to allow
fish from this endangered species to swim out into freedom.
As the action was carried out at night time, no reliable
information about the outcome of the operation can be given.
was the second action of its kind, after hitting a Maltese tuna farm
causing 100.000 Euro in damages and liberating an undefined number of
The ALF will intensify its efforts against this shameful
and ruthless industry. Any company and operation that is responsible for
the critical state of this magnificent animal species is on our list.
-until every cage is empty-
January 8, 2010 -
"January 01, 2010. - Croatia, Zagreb
In the center of the main town, three fur shops were
spray painted with slogans 'FUR IS MURDER' & 'MURDERERS'. The shops were
also spray painted with a big 'X' - marking the fur in the window.
This is the first time ever that fur shops in Croatia
were spray painted with slogans."
August 27, 2007 -- Locks Glued, Slogans Painted at Butchers
"Sunday 26th August 2007, Zagreb, Croatia
4 butchers and meat shops, and one of the meat shops vehicle in
Zagreb had their locks super glued. Also slogans was written...