GREAT BARRIER REEF – ABBOTT GOVERNMENT FAILS DEMOCRACY

DEMOCRACY LOST IF THE REEF IS DOWNGRADED. Opinion.  Sue Arnold  December 31st, 2013 As a New Year approaches, the dreadful reality of losing the battle to ensure long term protection and survival of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage is … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE INQUIRY AN ABSOLUTE NECESSITY

brisbanetimes.com.au Gladstone Harbour inquiry needed: scientist Date December 28, 2013 – 12:01PM 23 reading now Be the first to comment Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter View more articles from Tony Moore Email Tony submit to reddit Email article Print Reprints … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE – ROYAL COMMISSION CALLED FOR

HUNT IN CALL FOR DREDGING REVIEW Graham LLoyd, Environment Editor, The Australian. December 27th, 2013 Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt has called for an urgent review of claims that the failure of a bund wall may have been a major … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE – GPC’S STONY SILENCE

Ports Corp stays tight lipped over bund wall allegations Comments (1) » 26th Dec 2013 6:43 AM An aerial View of the bund wall at Fisherman’s Landing, Gladstone, which sprung a leak in 2011. Brenda Strong THE Gladstone Ports Corporation … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – 20 YEARS LEFT ?

oceans Thanks to Dredging and Coal, the Great Barrier Reef Is More Threatened Than Ever By Jason Louv Satellite image of the reef, courtesy NASA On December 10, the Australian government approved the expansion of a coal port at Abbot … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – ABBOT POINT COMMUNITY TO BE BRIBED

ARTIFICIAL REEF AND SUBSIDIES TO BE PROMISED TO BOWEN RESIDENTS According to today’s Australian, a ” community environmental package scheme” from North Queensland Bulk Ports is being prepared.   This package, a ” corporate goodwill scheme” hatched by government and the … Continue reading