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AMERICAN MASTERS

A Dangerous Whale Rescue Mission by Greenpeace

  • Aired: 04/22/2014
  • 02:48
  • Rating: TV-14
Rex Wyler and Paul Watson, both among the co-founders of Greenpeace, describe the danger and tragedy of the first whale rescue mission they conducted in 1975, when Russian whale hunters were tracking a pod off the coast of California. This video with archival footage of the rescue mission is an excerpt from American Masters: A Fierce Green Fire, premiering on PBS on Earth Day, April 22, 2014.
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See archival footage as Greenpeace co-founders remember the first whale rescue mission.
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