Government Body Trumpet “Successful Seismic Survey” – the reality? Untold Damage to the Marine Environment

Photo by Ella Wei on Pexels.com On the Gov.UK website there is a triumphant message: "NWS’ first marine geophysical survey off the coast of Copeland, Cumbria, was successfully completed on 18 August. This non-intrusive survey has gathered data to provide a better understanding of the deep geology and supports the search to find a suitable …

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Seismic Blasting? “This Matter Has Now Been Dealt With” by a handful of people on Copeland Executive

The "wonderful fish" described in Harper's Weekly on 24 October 1868, was likely the remains of a basking shark. Harper's Weekly - Ellis, R. 1994. Monsters of the Sea. Robert Hale Ltd. Basking Shark are just one of the "protected" species in the Irish Sea that would be impacted by the seismic blasting plan. This is the letter received yesterday …

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This Tues 12th July – Demo Outside Copeland Centre from 9am – Council Exec will discuss Petition to Stop Seismic Blasting..

On Tues 12th July the Executive of Copeland Borough Council will discuss the Petition of over 48,000 signatures to Save the Whale and the Snail and stop Nuclear Waste Services Seismic Blasting of the Irish Sea. Join us in a Demo outside the Copeland Centre, Catherine St, Whitehaven CA28 7SJ from 9am We have the …

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Scuba Diving and Seismic Blasting: ” significant adverse effects”

https://youtu.be/I_TxZ-14XmM The following is a letter sent today from Cumbrian resident Anita Stirzaker to the Marine Management Organisation who are about to make a decision any day on the seismic blasting plan in the Irish Sea...... Dear Marine Management Organisation, I am writing to object to the Marine Management Organisation giving approval to the plan …

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Marine Management Organisation Put “On Notice” Should they Rubber Stamp Possibly “Unlawful” Seismic Blasting Plan in Irish Sea

https://youtu.be/7IKK7h5gS-o The Marine Management Organisation are, any day, due to give their decision on Nuclear Waste Services seismic blasting plan for the Irish Sea. A report condemning Nuclear Waste Services plan for seismic blasting has been funded entirely by contributions from the public and written by renowned marine expert Tim Deere-Jones. The threat to the …

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Environment Journal: Seismic Testing for Nuclear Disposal Risks Harming Wildlife

https://environmentjournal.online/articles/feature-seismic-testing-for-nuclear-disposal-risks-killing-marine-life/ Extracts below from investigative article by Charlie Jaay... This summer, there are plans to conduct seismic surveys off the coast of Cumbria, to investigate the feasibility of depositing heat generating, high level nuclear waste in a Nuclear Geological Disposal Facility (GDF), at a depth of up to 1000 metres below the seabed. Charlie Jaay …

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Jonathon Porritt Joins the Stand Against Seismic Testing for Irish Sea Deep Nuclear Dump

The following was published on the Nuclear Free Local Authorities website on World Ocean Day June 8th. Since then more have joined the stand against seismic testing of the Irish Sea for a deep nuclear dump (for heat generating nuclear wastes). The image below is taken from the nuclear industry's exemption application to the Marine …

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WE NEED £174 TO RELEASE FUNDS FOR A REPORT INTO IMPACTS OF HELLISH SEISMIC SURVEY PLAN – This is for real – the fake beached whale at Whitehaven will really happen in multiples ..unless we stop Nuclear Waste Services from steaming ahead with their plans.

photo credit BBC https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cumbria-61596944?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA MANY THANKS to ALL those who have donated already to our Crowdfunder. We are raising funds to commission an expert report into the impacts of airgun blasting on marine life in the Irish Sea. Last weekends visit of the model of a beached whale at Whitehaven is a timely reminder of …

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Halt Seismic Testing of Irish Sea for Deep Nuclear Dump this Summer

https://youtu.be/GFPTpbSFr74 Nuclear Waste Services and the "Community Partnerships" of South and Mid-Copeland plan to airgun blast the Irish Sea this summer to test the sub-sea geology.  This plan is to take place over the heads of the public who have had no say on the matter despite seismic testing being a dangerous and controversial technology …

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Save the Whale and the Snail from Siesmic Testing to Deliver a Deep Nuclear Dump Under the Irish Sea (coal boss is key advisor)

The "Community Partnerships" of Mid and South Copeland have agreed to allow Nuclear Waste Services to commission seismic testing in the Irish Sea for four weeks (or more) in July/August. This is likely to be on the advice of CEO of West Cumbria Mining Mark Kirkbride who is key advisor to government on the digging …

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