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

Malcolm Turnbull Climate

(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

Newman Great Barrier Reef QLD ROGUE STATE

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Newman Great Barrier Reef Record – That of a dictator and Rogue State. Opinion: Newman government must go. Queensland voters have a huge responsibility in the elections which are due in a few months.  Campbell Newman is an environmental madman … Continue reading

The need for protected areas like the Great Barrier Reef

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The performance and potential of protected areas READ THE FULL REPORT HERE  NATURE.COM Originally conceived to conserve iconic landscapes and wildlife, protected areas are now expected to achieve an increasingly diverse set of conservation, social and economic objectives. The amount … Continue reading

Save the Planet! Governments must protect biodiversity!

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Save the Planet! A Fraction of the Global Military Spending Could Save the Planet’s Biodiversity, Say Experts. Only One in Four Protected Areas is Well Managed. A fundamental step-change involving an increase in funding and political commitment is urgently needed to … Continue reading