METHANE MELTING POISONING THE EARTH

WHERE EVEN THE EARTH IS MELTING.  SYDNEY MORNING HERALD – EXCLUSIVE – Ben Cubby  Environmental Editor THE world is on the cusp of a “tipping point” into dangerous climate change, according to new data gathered by scientists measuring methane leaking … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – TIPPING POINT

Marine scientist warns we’re living on borrowed time Monday, November 26, 2012 12:42:00  Eleanor Hall – ABC The World Today Listen to MP3 of this story ( minutesAlternate WMA version | MP3 download ELEANOR HALL: As world leaders gather in … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF DEGRADATION – MINING /DREDGING HAS TO END

Humanity urged to make best use of ‘borrowed’ time Humanity may be able to avert major environmental catastrophes that now loom if it learns to make better use of ‘borrowed time’, an eminent marine biologist will tell the Australian Academy … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF- MAINSTREAM MEDIA CENSORSHIP

THREE WISE MONKEYS – A TIMELY PROVERB FOR THE AUSTRALIAN MAINSTREAM MEDIA. Sue Arnold – Opinion. Together they embody the proverbial principle to “see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil”.[2] The three monkeys are Mizaru, covering his eyes, … Continue reading

Turtle, dugong deaths ‘directly linked to dredging project’ By John Mikkelsen  24th November, 2012 AQUATIC  disease expert Dr Matt Landos believes the sharp increase in turtle, dolphin and dugong deaths in Gladstone waters was likely to be a direct consequence … Continue reading

GLADSTONE DREDGING KILLING MARINE LIFE

Dredging again blamed as likely cause of diseased marine life By John Mikkelsen – 17th November, 2012 Gladstone Harbour’s massive dredging activity is again identified as the most likely cause of on-going health problems in seafood and other marine life, … Continue reading

BURKE’S GLADSTONE BLOG REFUTED

    Landos Report  ‘Toxic mix of stressors’ reported in Gladstone Harbour  waters By John Mikkelsen   November 17, 2012 Aquatic disease specialist Dr Matt Landos has highlighted a toxic mix of “multiple stressors” in Gladstone Harbour and has called for … Continue reading

GLADSTONE LNG DELAYED BY RED TAPE

THE AUSTRALIAN – ANDREW FRASER  November l6, 2012 RED TAPE COSTING STATE MILLIONS: GAS VETERAN Gas industry stalwart John Ellice-Flint claims the Queensland Government is losing 42.3 million in royalties for each day that construction of the Gladstone liquified natural … Continue reading

BURKE’S BLOG AND HIS GREAT BARRIER REEF SPIN

BURKE GETS HIS FACTS WRONG ON THE REEF Labor Blog GetUp gets facts wrong on Reef Tony Burke posted Wednesday, 14 November 2012 GetUp! has run plenty of important environmental campaigns over the years. Sadly their latest video is deeply … Continue reading