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New study reinforces Greenpeace concerns about GM wheat

Feature Story | 14 September, 2012 at 14:36

Yesterday, three respected international scientists raised very strong concerns in regards to the GM wheat trials currently occurring in Australia.

People power wins! Super trawler banned

Feature Story | 11 September, 2012 at 16:09

A ground-breaking announcement just in...

Has Burke saved the day?

Feature Story | 7 September, 2012 at 6:43

On Monday evening the Federal Environment Minister, Tony Burke, announced his hands were tied to stop the Margiris super trawler. Instead, he would implement “tough” conditions to prevent marine animals being killed. So does this solve the problem?

Month in Pictures - August 2012

Image gallery | 7 September, 2012

BREAKING NEWS: Greenpeace activists obstruct the Margiris

Feature Story | 1 September, 2012 at 8:06

Right now Greenpeace activists have intercepted controversial Dutch super trawler, FV Margiris, and are obstructing it from sneaking into Port Lincoln Harbour in South Australia.

Taking on the Margiris super trawler!

Image gallery | 31 August, 2012

LIVE: New action to stop Russian oil giant Gazprom's oil platform in Arctic

Feature Story | 27 August, 2012 at 14:58

A short while ago, seven Greenpeace International activists, including Executive Director Kumi Naidoo, headed toward Gazprom's giant drilling platform in the Russian Arctic for the second time in three days. The activists, in two high-speed...

Super trawlers and bycatch: the true story

Feature Story | 27 August, 2012 at 8:30

As the super trawler Margiris steams towards Australia’s shores, a series of concerns have been raised. One is the impact on marine life, like dolphins and seals, that invariably are caught in the vessel’s enormous nets. Although according to the...

Who keeps the super trawler afloat?

Feature Story | 23 August, 2012 at 18:05

Greenpeace has revealed that the company behind the super trawler Margiris is being heavily subsidised by EU taxpayers. At a time when fishing capacity must be reduced, the European Government is bankrolling the collapse of fish stocks around the...

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