Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Oceans-Action-Against-Whaling-in-Japan-27MZIFLWAIFU.htmlConceptually similarJapanese Whaling Ship Loads SuppliesGP01KWPCompleted★★★★Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGP01KVTCompleted★★★★Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGP01KVSCompleted★★★★Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGP01KVRCompleted★★★★Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGP01KVPCompleted★★★★★★Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGP01KVQCompleted★★★★Japanese Whaling Fleet Awaits DepartureGP01HG4Completed★★★★Japanese Whaling Fleet Awaits DepartureGP01HG5Completed★★★★Japanese Whaling Fleet Awaits DepartureGP01HG6Completed★★★★View AllGP01KVVOceans Action Against Whaling in JapanJapanese whaling vessel Nisshin Maru awaits its departure from Innoshima. Nisshin Maru set sail on November 17, seen as its departure for its research whaling expedition in the Southern Ocean. The Japanese Fisheries Agency declined to comment.Locations:Asia-Hiroshima City-Hiroshima Prefecture-JapanDate:16 Nov, 2008Credit:© Greenpeace / Yuzuru Oshihara Maximum size:2000px X 1472pxKeywords:Day-Harbours-KWCI (GPI)-Oceans (campaign title)-Outdoors-Whaling-Whaling shipsShoot:Oceans Action Against Whaling in JapanGrrenpeace activists hold a banner in Japanese reading "1.2 billion yen for whaling?" as the Japanese whaling ship Nisshin Maru departs from its home port of Innoshima in Hiroshima. This 22nd research whaling expedition to the Southern Ocean is supported by a roughly estimated total 1.2 billion yen (US$12.36 million) in Japanese taxpayers' money, the highest amount to date.