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Greenpeace - Defending our Oceans

Publication | 18 November, 2005 at 1:00

It is time to start defending our oceans. Covering two thirds of our planet, they hold 80% of all life. From now until the beginning of 2007 Greenpeace will sail the world’s oceans on its most ambitious ship expedition ever: matching the scale of...

Fishing piracy killing off Mediterranean tuna

Press release | 24 May, 2006 at 2:00

Bluefin tuna in the Mediterranean is being driven to the brink of extinction, by unscrupulous fishing piracy and ineffective management, a new Greenpeace report reveals today. The report, "Where have all the tuna gone?" highlights the need for...

Real life pirates - a scourge on our seas

Blog entry by Alicia Craw | 19 September, 2013 2 comments

Ahoy me hearties, gather your shipmates and swash your buckles ‘cause today be International Talk like a Pirate Day! A day when landlubbers around the globe can be heard uttering “aaars”, growls, mutters, and scowls, with true pirate...

Greenpeace ship to assist Philippine Coast Guard to tackle oil spill

Press release | 18 August, 2006 at 2:00

Greenpeace ship MY Esperanza will sail towards Guimaras Strait this evening to join the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) fleet working to contain and clean-up the Philippines largest ever oil spill in Philippine history.

The Mediterranean - an endangered sea

Publication | 14 July, 2006 at 18:51

The Mediterranean Sea is home to a vast range of marine life,including rich seagrass meadows,seamounts,and trenches that reach depths of 5000 metres.The Mediterranean accounts for less than one percent of the world's oceans,but is home to nearly...

Mediterranean Sea - Threats and Solutions

Publication | 14 July, 2006 at 18:48

The Mediterranean Sea is the world's largest inland sea,a beautiful,but troubled body of water stretching for 2.5 million km2between the continents of Europe,Asia and Africa. Threats such as destructive and over fishing,climate change and...

Ocean Expeditions 2012

Publication | 26 February, 2013 at 15:57

In 2012, the Rainbow Warrior undertook a 9-week expedition through the Indian Ocean's fishing grounds, and the Esperanza undertook a 3-week expedition in Pacific Commons Area 1 and the EEZ of Palau. Both expeditions documented fishing operations;...

The Rainbow Warrior and the Esperanza unite

Image | 23 October, 2007 at 13:43

October 2007, The Rainbow Warrior and the Esperanza unite to "Defend our Mediterranean".

Defending the Pacific

Image gallery | 20 June, 2011

ICCAT Conference in Paris

Image | 22 November, 2010 at 12:23

22 November 2010 - France. Greenpeace activists hang a banner on the Pont de Grenelle, on the river Seine, reading "Save the Bluefin Tuna Now." Greenpeace is demanding that this year’s ICCAT meeting (International Commission for the Conservation...

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