Five protesters were arrested trying to block a ship from unloading pieces of oil pipe at the Port of Vancouver.
Mosquito Fleet In The News
Five climbers locked themselves to the dock where the shipment was to be offloaded.
Young activists interrupted the delivery of a controversial pipeline to a port in southern Washington.
A group of about 30 kayakers with the Mosquito Fleet floated alongside a tanker in Elliot Bay near Seattle, inbound from BC.
Protest was spurred on by the 28 anti-Kinder Morgan activists arrested in Burnaby
A group of about 30 kayakers in Seattle protested the potential impact of the Kinder Morgan pipeline project in Canada.
Watch: A flotilla surrounded an oil barge near the Port of Seattle.
Mosquito Fleet’s Zara Greene told King5 that the pipeline expansion would threaten communities on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian border. “Kinder Morgan is a threat to us all,” she said.
A group calling itself the Mosquito Fleet surrounded a company tanker in the terminal in 30 kayaks. It was reminiscent of the old Greenpeace days when zodiacs used to harass whaling vessels in the 1970s on the high seas.
About 30 “kayaktivists” with the group Mosquito Fleet surrounded a large oil barge near the Port of Seattle and held a large banner that read “Stop Kinder Morgan.”