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School of tuna

Image | 1 January, 2004 at 0:00

2003 in pictures

Feature story | 23 December, 2003 at 0:00

It was a tough year for the planet, and our retrospective shows plenty of cause for concern, but reason for hope and celebration as well. Look back at the protests against the war in Iraq where millions took to the streets, see how an Amazon...

World's largest Christmas tree

Feature story | 23 December, 2003 at 0:00

The world's tallest Christmas Tree isn't on the White House lawn or in Trafalgar Square this year: it's in the Styx Valley, a tract of ancient forest in Tasmania. It's a living, 84 meter (276 foot) Eucalyptus tree, currently home to a half dozen...

2003 in Pictures

Slideshow | 22 December, 2003

Sinks in the CDM: After the climate, biodiversity goes down the drain

Publication | 19 December, 2003 at 0:00

CoP-9 has agreed the rules of accounting for Land Use, Land Use Change and Forestry, so called "Sinks", projects in the Clean Development Mechanism for the first commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol as required by the Marrakech Accords (17/CP...

Emily Craddock

Image | 19 December, 2003 at 0:00

Emily Craddock

Emily Craddock remembered

Feature story | 19 December, 2003 at 0:00

Greenpeace activist Emily Craddock died last week in the Amazon. Emily was aboard the Greenpeace ship Arctic Sunrise as part of our efforts to stop illegal logging in the area.

World's tallest living Christmas tree is

Image | 18 December, 2003 at 0:00

World's tallest living Christmas tree is home to Greenpeace activists in Tasmania.

Barrels with radiation sign and the names

Image | 15 December, 2003 at 1:00

Barrels with radiation sign and the names of companies intending to take a share in new nuclear reactor, Helsinki, Finland. Demonstration against planned fifth nuclear reactor to be operated by Teollisuuden Voima Oy (TVO) in Olkiluoto, Finland.

Oddo of the rings screen shot

Image | 14 December, 2003 at 0:00

Oddo of the rings screen shot

Soya blazes through the Amazon

Feature story | 12 December, 2003 at 0:00

It was a beautiful star gazing night last night and almost everyone was out on deck. The moon rose late and the lights on deck were off because we are in transit. In the distance, against the silhouette of the forest, there was an orange glow.

Symbolic demarcation of the Verde Para Sempre

Image | 11 December, 2003 at 0:00

Symbolic demarcation of the Verde Para Sempre Reserve in the Amazon. Subsequent protection granted by the Brazilian government has protected this area of forest and the local communities who depend on the forest.

Brazil's Federal Prosecutors call for demolition of Cargill's Soya facilities in the...

Press release | 11 December, 2003 at 0:00

Dramatic images of the Amazon rainforest on fire have been released by Greenpeace to highlight the devastating impacts of Soya production in the region. At the same time, one of the main forces behind the expansion of Soya production in Para...

Rainbow Warrior crew detained onboard

Feature story | 11 December, 2003 at 0:00

Our flagship, the Rainbow Warrior, has been exposing the sharp end of environmental exploitation - the ship breaking beaches of India. However rather than taking action to prevent these crimes the local Indian authorities have responded by...

Artic Sunrise in front of the US based Cargill

Image | 10 December, 2003 at 0:00

Artic Sunrise in front of the US based Cargill corporation's illegal soya processing plant. Cargill is fuelling the burning of the forest for soya plantations.

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