28 November 2022, Gqeberha: The Eastern Cape High Court reserved judgment in the leave to appeal application from the Minister of … Continue Reading Save the Wild Coast: Shell Appeal and Cross Appeal heard, judgment reserved
Basic Assessment Report (BAR) This letter serves to comment on the Basic Assessment Report (BAR) prepared as part of the … Continue Reading 1520 TGS: Unlawful + Unfit
I can’t believe the news todayI can’t close my eyes and make it go awayHow long, how long must we … Continue Reading Sonar Bloody Sonar, Seismic Bloody Seismic +
This is Oceans Not Oil comment on the Basic Assessment Report (BAR) prepared as part of the environmental impact assessment … Continue Reading Not Fit For Purpose: Searcher Basic Assessment Report
On 1 September the High Court in Makhanda ruled that Shell and Impact Africa’s exploration right to conduct seismic surveys … Continue Reading Shell, Impact Africa and Minister Mantashe to appeal Wild Coast seismic survey judgement
Please participate in the public participation comment period for this application. There is already an application for a survey in … Continue Reading Searcher is Back, after being booted out by Court
The Oceans Not Oil coalition celebrates after rallying hundreds of thousands since November last year (2021) to the cause of … Continue Reading A Massive Win Against Shell + Impact Oil and Gas
Please register as an Interested and Affected Party As Northern Cape fisher communities are reeling from the barrage of mining … Continue Reading Another Seismic Survey: TGS – Block 1520
Searcher Geodata UK Ltd (yes – the same one the court chased away earlier this year) has appointed EIMS to … Continue Reading SEARCHER is back to do 3D seismic surveys, register and be heard.
Whilst disciplined protestors, led by affected coastal communities, demonstrated outside the High Court in Gqeberha and galvanised direct actions around … Continue Reading Inside and Outside the Court Case: Saving the Wild Coast vs.Shell/Impact Africa
Join the Movement to protect our seas Environmental activists, organisations and concerned citizens are again standing in solidarity with coastal … Continue Reading MASS ACTION against IMPACT Oil and Gas & SHELL over WILD COAST SEISMIC BLASTING￼
Reference no 1415 pertains Oceans Not Oil’s appeal, in terms of section 96(1) of the MPRDA, against the Minister of … Continue Reading ONO Appeals against TOSACO authorisation
Fisherwomxn Kiesher Niemand, photo cred: Coastal Links Langebaan Oceans Not Oil is delighted to announce that Searcher Geodata UK and … Continue Reading So Long Searcher!
Proposed Seismic exploration by Tosaco within Block 1, located offshore extending from Alexander Bay to approximately Hondeklip Bay, Northern Cape, has been authorised.
Oceans Not Oil will be appealing this Environmental Authorisation for both 2D + 3D offshore seismic activity in Block 1 … Continue Reading Proposed Seismic exploration by Tosaco within Block 1, located offshore extending from Alexander Bay to approximately Hondeklip Bay, Northern Cape, has been authorised.
Apprehension of Harm by seismic surveys well founded – Searcher Seismic stopped until taken on review
Searcher Geodata UK and Searcher Seismic (Australia) lost their appeal today (1 March 2022) to continue seismic operations pending the … Continue Reading Apprehension of Harm by seismic surveys well founded – Searcher Seismic stopped until taken on review
Energy and Mineral Resources minister Gwede Mantashe and oil major Shell (Impact Africa Ltd and BG International) have been refused the … Continue Reading Shell’s leave to appeal dismissed : Round 2 to Sustaining the Wild Coast & Other Applicants