Great Barrier Reef report card gets an F

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 By Margaret Gleeson, Brisbane Great Barrier Reef Report Card The Queensland government’s Reef Water Quality Protection Plan released its Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2014 on September 21. It states, “Results show the need to accelerate … Continue reading

Great Barrier Reef turtles exposed to thousands of chemicals

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Great Barrier Reef Turtles Absorb Toxins. New Queensland research is indicating that green turtles living near urban and farming areas are absorbing possibly thousands of chemicals. University of Queensland researcher Associate Professor Caroline Gaus said many of the chemicals were … Continue reading

Malcolm Turnbull Climate – Great Barrier Reef needs climate change policy rethink

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(Malcolm Turnbull Climate) Dr Steven Miles A major government assessment of the reef last year declared climate change its most serious threat. Photo: Tourism Australia When Malcolm Turnbull announced he would challenge Tony Abbott for the prime ministership, I was … Continue reading

GREEN WAR BY COALITION NOT GETTING PUBLIC SUPPORT

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Green ‘lawfare’: voters feel Coalition is trying to silence environment groups Poll shows voters are sceptical of the Abbott government’s argument that green groups must be stopped from carrying out ‘economic sabotage’ Anti-coal seam gas protesters walking along the Sea … Continue reading

LOCK THE GATE STIRS PARLIAMENT SLAMMING ABBOTT’S ENVIRO LAW CHANGES

LOCK THE GATE STIRS PARLIAMENT SLAMMING ABBOTT’S ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CHANGES Well, we’ve all caused a bit of a stir at Parliament House in Canberra this week. On Monday we launched a TV Advertising blitz on Sky News fronted by Alan … Continue reading