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What is a FAD? see the video and hear the explanation

Blog entry by Mary Ambrose | March 9, 2014

A finance guy in the GP Korea office drew this explanation of Fishing Aggregate Devices...or FADS If you want the simple science explanation. Listen to our oceans campaigner Charles Latimer explained it on our podcast.

Tesco backs down and Oriental & Pacific cleans up

Blog entry by Ariana Densham, Greenpeace UK | April 15, 2014

All rights reserved . Credit: Paul Hilton / Greenpeace Olive Ridley turtle in the Pacific Ocean I’m so happy to announce that after we released our 2014 tuna league table , and after all your emails,...

John West Australia: from greenwash to black out

Blog entry by Sarah King | October 23, 2012 2 comments

Sometimes the world seems upside down, especially when you see that self-censorship is used as a shield to resist the truth. That’s what happened this week, when Australia’s biggest tuna brand, John West, blocked its Facebook page from...

A sharkerific week and more sharknanigans to come

Blog entry by Sarah King, Oceans campaign coordinator | August 13, 2013

Shark week has wrapped up but the shark love continues. Lots of amazing shark facts and shark tales were shared over the last number of days, and people worldwide are becoming more aware about our misunderstood finned friends and seem...

Sharks and tuna make a delivery to Clover Leaf's B.C. office!

Blog entry by Sarah King | September 7, 2011

Two Clover Leaf Seafoods offices got a special delivery today of banners containing hundreds of signatures calling for sustainable tuna and ocean protection. The deliverers consisted of Greenpeace activists, two sharks and a yellowfin...

Nasty FADs stinking up the Esperanza

Blog entry by Sarah King and Nathanial Pelle | December 4, 2011

Greenpeace ship, Esperanza, has been patrolling the high seas of the Pacific for tuna fishing offenders and has unfortunately come across lots to be concerned about. Nathanial Pelle from our Australian office is onboard and recounts...

UK canned tuna victory...come on Canada, change your tuna!

Blog entry by Sarah King | July 28, 2011

Look out Clover Leaf, John Worst just turned into a John Win for the oceans. This week the canned tuna giant announced it will join the rest of the major UK canned tuna brands in committing to sourcing sustainable tuna. Amazing work by...

Governments fail Pacific tuna...but supermarkets taking action

Blog entry by Sarah King | December 13, 2010

The delegations of various fishing nations might as well have been out surfing during last week's meetings of the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries  Commission (WCPFC) in Hawaii , because their positive contributions toward...

hey Clover Leaf- did you celebrate World Sea Turtle day?

Blog entry by Sarah King | June 17, 2011

Yesterday was World Sea Turtle Day, and with World Ocean’s Day come and gone, taking a day to celebrate these   ancient dwellers of our global oceans creates another opportunity to examine what threats are putting these and other...

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