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Topic | 27 March, 2014 at 11:30

Seen from space the Earth is covered in a blue mantle. It is a planet on which the continents are dwarfed by the oceans surrounding them and the immensity of the marine realm.

Our oceans and seas

Topic | 20 March, 2014 at 15:13

It’s not just one big blue beyond our shores. Each of our seas and oceans has its own characteristics, which together give us the beating heart of our planet. Tweet us @fishandship with your favourite oceans picture and we'll share it with ocean...

Things you can do

Background | 26 March, 2014 at 15:11

"Without the oceans there would be no life on Earth. They help create the air we breathe, drive our weather systems and are home to a staggering 80 per cent of all life on Earth. We now know that human activities are having a serious impact so...

Bottom Trawlers: caught red-handed

Feature story | 8 June, 2004 at 0:00

Looks like somebody was throwing us a red herring. Last week, Greenpeace activists targeted the Nelson, New Zealand headquarters of the Orange Roughy Management Company (ORMC) in a peaceful protest against destructive bottom trawling. Their Chief...

The trash vortex

Topic | 1 March, 2014 at 12:00

The trash vortex is an area the size of Texas in the North Pacific in which an estimated six kilos of plastic for every kilo of natural plankton, along with other slow degrading garbage, swirls slowly around like a clock, choked with dead fish,...

Deep Sea Mining

Background | 20 March, 2014 at 11:30

Biologists estimate that somewhere between 500,000 and 5,000,000 marine species have yet to be discovered. But the rate of exploitation is massively outstripping the speed of exploration and some species could be wiped out before they even get a...

Shark fin mystery

Feature story | 4 October, 2006 at 0:00

This photo was taken in a warehouse less than 100 metres from where the Esperanza had been docked. While most of the team had been busy on official Defending Our Oceans business, Alex had come across evidence of a lucrative shark finning...

Greenpeace briefing for WCPFC 10

Publication | 6 November, 2013 at 15:30

The Western and Central Pacific Ocean (WCPO) is in urgent need of fishing capacity reduction and effective controls on fishing effort. Both aspects – capacity and effort limitations – need to work together and parties should recognise they are...

Fit for the future

Topic | 20 March, 2014 at 15:13

We stand with everyone who wants healthy oceans for our children, who want marine life to thrive and the fishing industry to give jobs and a future for millions. We will be part of the movement that works to create and protect clean seas that...

Greenpeace Victories

Topic | 28 January, 2014 at 22:00

Just some of the positive environmental changes that Greenpeace has directly helped to bring about since we began campaigning in 1971.

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