30 Jul '15, 2pm

10 Stunning Photos of 13 Climbers Suspended From Bridge Blocking Shell Oil Vessel #ShellNo

10 Stunning Photos of 13 Climbers Suspended From Bridge Blocking Shell Oil Vessel #ShellNo

The Shell Oil vessel, the MSV Fennica, after receiving repairs to its damaged hull, is now trying to leave the Portland Port to take the required capping stack for the oil wells to the drill site in the Arctic Ocean. Last week, the Obama administration granted federal permits that clear the way for the oil company to begin drilling. The company is only permitted to drill the top sections of its wells, thousands of feet above any projected oil, but once the Fennica is at Shell’s drill site, Shell can reapply for federal approval to drill into hydrocarbon zones in the Chukchi Sea.

Full article: http://ecowatch.com/2015/07/30/greenpeace-climbers-block-...

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