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Norwegian whaling

Standard Page | 9 January, 2009 at 3:11

The decision to re-start commercial whaling in Norway twenty years ago was all about politics. It was an attempt by the party in power to gain favour with voters in the north of the country at the expense of the whales and international agreements.

Whale factsheets

Standard Page | 9 January, 2009 at 1:53

Whales are large magnificent mammals able to live in the open ocean - some traveling further than any other mammal on earth.

Roadmap to recovery

Hub | 23 September, 2009 at 20:26

Protecting large, important sections of our environment on land is nothing new, but when it comes to protecting the oceans we’ve got a long way to go. In the last fifty years, 90% of the world’s largest oceanic fish have disappeared due to...

Greenpeace and Palau bust pirates in Palau shark sanctuary

Press release | 9 December, 2011 at 13:36

Palau, 8 December 2011 - Palauan fisheries officials have boarded and detained a Taiwanese fishing vessel suspected of illegal fishing activities during a joint patrol with Greenpeace of the Pacific Island nation’s exclusive economic zone. The...

Defending the Pacific mid tour update

Video | 10 October, 2011 at 7:30

Tour update from Karli Thomas, Expedition Leader on board the Esperanza Watch more videos from the tour

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