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A&P : Action & Progress?

Blog entry by Liam Doherty | May 25, 2009

We’ve just completed our first demonstration of the Sustainable Seafood Tour Ontario. The North Bay community was incredibly welcoming; even the employees and manager of the A&P we were targeting were friendly and receptive to our...

Greenpeace Seafood Tour Stops In Victoria

Blog entry by Christine Leclerc | May 25, 2009 4 comments

Earlier today activists from Vancouver, Victoria, Edmonton, and Brazil arrived at the Foul Bay Safeway in Victoria, BC to remind Safeway of its responsibility to protect the oceans. Volunteers greeted the public with banners that read...

Greenpeace activists arrested in campaign to confront supermarkets

Feature story | May 25, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace has begun a confrontation campaign to convince Canada’s major supermarket chains to stop selling Redlist species—seafood that is the most threatened by overharvesting. The key activity on the first day of the campaign (Monday May 26,...

Bothered by My Green Conscience

Blog entry by Anil Kanji | May 25, 2009 3 comments

Franke James, talking about how lasting change is often sparked by a combination of factors - legislation, social acceptance, and community initiative and desire: What levers work best to change behaviours?  Will we do something we...

Supermarket Ranking Grid - May 2009

Publication | May 22, 2009 at 9:30

Ranking retailers on seafood sustainability. May 2009 Scorecard.

Greenpeace seafood ranking shows supermarkets still selling out the oceans

Feature story | May 21, 2009 at 17:00

Canadians with seafood that is sustainably caught and farmed and failing to help protect the world’s oceans and marine life.

Robson Bight Salvage Operation a Success

Feature story | May 19, 2009 at 17:00

The long awaited salvage operation of the wreckage in Robson Bight Ecological Reserve was completed on Tuesday, providing hope that B.C.’s resident orcas no longer face the threat of another spill from a sunken truck laden with diesel fuel.

Robson Bight Salvage Operation a Success

Feature story | May 19, 2009 at 17:00

The long awaited salvage operation of the wreckage in Robson Bight Ecological Reserve was completed on Tuesday, providing hope that B.C.’s resident orcas no longer face the threat of another spill from a sunken truck laden with diesel fuel.

’Twas the night before the AGM …

Blog entry by Jessica Wilson | May 18, 2009 1 comment

It’s late on the eve of the Statoil AGM and I’m sitting in my hotel room trying to learn Norwegian so I can digest the slew of tar sands articles before me. It’s not easy, but the pictures tell a thousand dirty words about StatoilHydro...

Out of stock, Out of Excuses

Publication | May 18, 2009 at 17:00

Greenpeace’s 2009 Supermarket Ranking evaluates Canada’s eight major supermarkets on their progress in providing Canadians with seafood that is sustainably caught and farmed. Efforts are being made by some retailers but others are ignoring their...

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