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Greenpeace climbers scale the Totem Pole

Image | 1 November, 2002 at 0:00

Greenpeace climbers scale the Totem Pole in Tasmania, Australia to highlight attention to the pirate fishing trade during this week's CITES meeting.

Totem Pole protest

Feature story | 1 November, 2002 at 0:00

It's one of the most difficult vertical climbs in Australia - the country leading the drive to list the toothfish under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES). It overlooks the ocean to the south of Australia where...

Greenpeace climbers scale the Fisheries Ministry

Image | 31 October, 2002 at 0:00

Greenpeace climbers scale the Fisheries Ministry building in Santiago, Chile and hang a banner from the 21st floor reading "Give It A Chance" - a direct appeal to save the Patagonian Toothfish.

Demonstration in streets of New Delhi during

Image | 30 October, 2002 at 0:00

Demonstration in streets of New Delhi during COP8 climate change negotiations.

Greenpeace banner outside hotel where American

Image | 30 October, 2002 at 0:00

Greenpeace banner outside hotel where American delegates are staying during COP8 in New Delhi, India.

Don't move that blubber!

Feature story | 30 October, 2002 at 0:00

Overexploit, cheat, deplete. The cycle of greed behind the global whaling industry drove one whale population after another toward oblivion. It wasn't until 1986 that a moratorium on all commercial whaling slowed this onslaught. Now, will a...

Climate criminals lurking at India talks

Feature story | 30 October, 2002 at 0:00

They're back! Last year the Bush-led US government walked away from the Kyoto Protocol. As a result, it took heroic efforts by other countries to salvage this world-wide effort to address climate change. But after their dramatic exit from the...

Greenpeace activists deliver a wake up call

Image | 28 October, 2002 at 0:00

Greenpeace activists deliver a wake up call to the Commission for the Conservation of Antartic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR), demanding an end to pirate fishing of toothfish.

Toothy, tasty and under threat

Feature story | 28 October, 2002 at 0:00

A tasty fish with a toothy grin is prized loot for modern pirates. With a market value of US$10 a kilogram, toothfish are on the losing end of a massive international and illegal treasure hunt. Even member countries of the regional conservation...

Illegal export of mahogany continues

Feature story | 28 October, 2002 at 0:00

One year ago we uncovered a stash of illegal mahogany in the Brazilian Amazon worth over US$7 million. The seizure of these logs and continued investigations by the government led to a ban on the logging, transport and export of mahogany. But...

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