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Why we can't safely ship through the reef

Feature Story | 30 October, 2012 at 11:36

If new coal ports are opened at Abbot Point near the Great Barrier Reef, ship accidents are likely to increase. Big Coal might not want to face the facts, but for the sake of the reef, we must.

The hidden cost of coal

Feature Story | 29 October, 2012 at 14:45

"There are clear indications from the international health research literature that there are serious health and social harms associated with coal mining and coal-fired power stations for people living in surrounding communities."

Look what the FAD dragged in

Blog entry by admin | 29 October, 2012

Original Blog post by Karli Thomas Greenpeace has long been concerned about the bycatch caused by the use of Fish Aggregating Devices, or FADs, with purse seine nets. This fishing method is a deadly combination of a floating object, left adrift...

What is sustainable tuna?

Feature Story | 24 October, 2012 at 16:17

It can be confusing. The terms sustainable, green, environmentally friendly are just some that are thrown around for consumers.

John West actions - shark attack!

Image gallery | 19 October, 2012

Which is Australia’s worst tuna brand?

Feature Story | 18 October, 2012 at 15:58

Today Greenpeace released its 4th Canned Tuna Guide. Since our last guide, we have seen a profound shift in the market. While there is plenty to celebrate, one stand-out offender continues to destroy tuna stocks and marine life… John West.

Why canned tuna counts

Feature Story | 17 October, 2012 at 7:54

A can of tuna may be small in size but tuna brands play a big role in the health of our oceans. This role is becoming increasingly important as tuna stocks rapidly decline and thousands of tonnes of other marine animals continue to be killed,...

What's in your can of tuna?

Image gallery | 16 October, 2012

Coal terminal approved. New risks revealed.

Feature Story | 10 October, 2012 at 13:55

Federal Environment Minister Burke has approved the ‘T3’ coal terminal in a World Heritage Area. Documents we obtained expose the flawed environmental process and the threat to endangered bird species.

Month in Pictures - September 2012

Image gallery | 3 October, 2012

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