Oceanic Preservation Society

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2014

    7 Reasons SeaWorld's Bigger Orca Tanks Project Is a Joke

    SeaWorld has been in a bit of a pickle since the documentary Blackfish (and its ensuing soaring viewership on CNN and Netflix) came out in 2013. The documentary, which features several former SeaWorld trainers, exposes the park's inhumane practices with orcas, including how the whales are kept in sm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2014

    Petitions Calling For Kid Rock and Alan Jackson to Cancel on SeaWorld Hits the Internet

    With Willie Nelson, and Heart, and the Barenaked Ladies, and the Beach Boys, and Pat Benatar, and Trisha Yearwood, and Cheap Trick, and .38 Special, and Martina McBride and REO Speedwagon canceling their gigs at SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ this year, the water park has now turned their hopes to Kid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2014

    Blackfish Filmmakers Challenge SeaWorld to Debate

    The filmmakers behind Blackfish and The Cove have challenged SeaWorld to a public debate on the issues the documentary has brought up, and the park's assertions that it's nothing but propaganda from a group of extremists. The Oceanic Preservation Society has put out a press release and thrown down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2013

    SeaWorld Ripped by Filmmakers in Open Letter

    In an effort to quell the negative backlash from Blackfish, last Friday SeaWorld took out a full page ad in major U.S. papers, including the Orlando Sentinel, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today in an all-out PR campaign designed to combat the allegations brought on it by the document ... More >>