Henoko Blue

The canoe team for protecting Oura Bay, Henoko, Okinawa, from construction of a new U.S. military base

[Photo gallery] The cradle of life

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Once Again

On the morning of January 1, 2017, many gathered along the Henoko shoreline to watch the first sunrise of the year. We vowed to stop the construction of a new U.S. military base, and prayed for a peaceful year. And... Continue Reading →

About Us

Henoko Blue is a civilian canoe team aiming for protecting Chura-Umi (beutiful Sea) of Oura Bay, Henoko, Okinawa, which is the most healthiest coral reef preserving world-class marine biodiversity, from the plan to build a new U.S. military base. Here... Continue Reading →


In a single night, a calm little village suddenly became a solemn place. The road all the way from the village to the seaside was blocked off with many layers of caution tape. Beyond the restricted area lay the wreckage... Continue Reading →

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