OBAMA CRITICISED BY JULIE BISHOP OVER GREAT BARRIER REEF COMMENTS

OBAMA CRITICISED BY JULIE BISHOP OVER GREAT BARRIER REEF COMMENTS Julie Bishop criticises Barack Obama over Great Barrier Reef comments  ( Editor’s note: He must be quaking in his boots !) Date November 21, 2014 – 8:57AM Foreign Affairs Minister … Continue reading

CARMICHAEL MINE: ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS – GOVT FAVOURS

Carmichael mine: environmental impact will be unknown for years Government backdown means Indian owners won’t be required to replace razed critically endangered habitat until two years into the project Oliver Milman theguardian.com, Tuesday 18 November 2014 08.52 AEST Jump to … Continue reading

CHINA TRADE DEAL – SELLING OFF AUSTRALIA

CHINA TRADE DEAL AMOUNTS TO THE SELLING OFF OF AUSTRALIA. There can be no real argument.  Coalition governments have to go.  Abbott, Newman and their cohorts are not acting for the benefit of Australians.  Nor are these appalling politicians representing … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – MORE NEWMAN LIES

Queensland premier tells Obama he is ‘solid’ on protecting Great Barrier Reef US president raises concerns on health of the reef, but Campbell Newman says fears about its future are the result of a ‘campaign of misinformation by green groups’ … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – NEWMAN’S DISHONEST CAMPAIGN

Great Barrier Reef: Queensland lobbies Unesco behind the scenes at G20 Campbell Newman says his government is trying to combat ‘dishonest’ campaign being waged by environmentalists Share 331 Ben Doherty and Lenore Taylor theguardian.com, Saturday 15 November 2014 11.24 AEST … Continue reading

REEF PLAN OVER DREDGE DUMPING IS A DISASTER

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REEF PLAN OVER DREDGE DUMPING IS A DISASTER 13:03 13 November 2014 by Michael Slezak, Sydney This could muddy the waters. Australia has announced it will not allow the dumping of dredged up material inside the Great Barrier Reef Marine … Continue reading