Greg Hunt Statement on Reef Dumping Is Full of Holes

Greg Hunts Statement on Reef Dumping under scrutiny

Greg Hunt Statement on Dumping under scrutiny The Australian Greens placed a motion to the Senate yesterday to establish what the Environment Minister meant when he said he would ‘draw a line in the sand’ on dumping in the Great … Continue reading

LNG Project Avoids Endangered Species Act Challenge

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U.S. Export-Import Bank Financing of Australian LNG Project Avoids Endangered Species Act Challenge – For Now (Endangered Species Challenge) In the K&L Gates’ Global Government Solutions 2014 Annual Outlook, we reported on a case filed in the U.S. District Court … Continue reading

Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report 2014

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Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report 2014   Great Barrier Reef Outlook Report 2014 -Every five years, we publish an Outlook Report that examines the Great Barrier Reef’s health, pressures, and likely future. The report is required under Great Barrier Reef … Continue reading

GBR Greenwash Ahhh! Relief! Dredging Not an Issue!

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GBR Greenwash! Phew! We can all relax now. This lovely (sugar coated) “fact sheet” delightfully presented by the Queensland Resources Council shows empirically that dredging is not an issue. Well done QRC, now we can all go home without having … Continue reading

Early Reef Conservation by John Busst

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Early Reef Conservation by John Busst   Today, despite continuing threats, the Great Barrier Reef is protected by a marine park and is recognised as a World Heritage Site. Back in 1967, however, the Queensland government was preparing to open … Continue reading

Reef Dumping Dredge Spoil in Marine Park

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(Reef Dumping) The Great Barrier Reef: The battle continues Once again, serious questions are being raised about the decision to allow the dumping of dredge spoil in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park. Last January, the Great Barrier Reef Marine … Continue reading

On Climate Change Kirsty Albion on The Zone

The Zone: A climate of change (Climate Change) August 25, 2014 – 8:24AM Michael Short (On Climate Change)The Zone: Kirsty Albion Co-director of the Australian Youth Climate Coalition joins Michael Short in The Zone. (WHO) Kirsty Albion, national co-director of … Continue reading