Greenpeace Esperanza


The Esperanza is in the Arctic to bear witness the the gamble big oil is taking with this fragile and pristine environment. We have to stop the Arctic oil rush!

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Activists from the Greenpeace ship Esperanza hold a banner which reads 'Marine Reserves Now' in front of Taiwanese longliner Yu Long No.10 fishing in international waters between French Polynesia and the Cook Islands

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The sea is getting rough - force 10 storm heading towards the Esperanza! [pic] #beyondoil

Shift change! It's Leila and Victor's turn to go swimming in front of Chevron's drill ship #beyondoil

The whole Espy crew is taking shifts to be in the water. It's clear ... but cold [pic] #beyondoil

The swell is getting bigger, but we're still here .. stopping deepwater drilling [pic] #beyondoil

We're still stopping it! Ben in the water today in front of Chevron's drill ship #beyondoil

It is one BIG drill ship. Was pretty scared today getting in the water, but all worth it when we stopped the ship. [pic] #beyondoil

The water was pretty chilly but the immersion suits kept us warm! [pic] #beyondoil

Getting in the way of Chevron's drill ship - it's still stopped! [pic]

Off she goes - farewell to the pod #beyondoil

Bye bye pod. 100 hours well spent stopping deep water drilling #beyondoil

The anchor of the Stena Carron, pod-less #beyondoil

Crew of the Stena Carron watch the pod being taken down #beyondoil

The pod comes down after stopping the Chevron drill ship for 100 hours #beyondoil

Climbing up to release the pod #beyondoil

Preparing to bring the pod down #beyondoil

A home away from home: Timo & Naz in the pod #beyondoil #podlove

Morning in da pod #podlove #beyondoil

All the comforts of home #podlove

Looking out from the pod