SUNSCREEN KILLS CORAL REEFS WORLDWIDE

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Sunscreen kills coral reefs worldwide, scientists reveal By  Karla Tecson  on October 21 2015 11:58 AM Fully-clothed Asian tourists protect themselves from the sun with umbrellas as they stroll among shirtless Australians on Sydney’s famed Bondi beach during a sweltering summer day … Continue reading

LNP Great Barrier Reef Abbott Govt Divisions

LNP Great Barrier Reef Tony Abbott in Parliament

(LNP Great Barrier Reef) – The Abbott Government’s in trouble, so who will take the fall? Whenever a government looks like it is about to sink a few things always happen. Whenever a government looks like it is about to … Continue reading

REEF INQUIRY IGNORES GLADSTONE DREDGING

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Reef inquiry won’t look at Gladstone dredging Daniel Burdon | 5th Sep 2014 6:00 AM RG Tanna coal wharf as seen from the quarterly construction cruise on Gladstone harbour. Mara Pattison-Sowden THE Senate inquiry on the Great Barrier Reef has … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – SERIOUSLY… P & O TO BRING CRUISE SHIPS TO GLADSTONE !!!!

P&O cruise ships set to dock in Gladstone Editorial Comment by Sue Arnold.   Make sure the tourists get taken to Curtis Island and shown pictures of the dead fish, dugongs, turtles, in shore dolphins and the massive LNG operations. Comments … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – CAN AUSTRALIA AFFORD SUCH A DELINQUENT ENVIRONMENT MINISTER AS HUNT ?

Greg Hunt says green-lighted Galilee Basin coal mine won’t have big impact on Great Barrier Reef By political reporter Karen Barlow and Stephanie Smail Posted 40 minutes ago Photo: Environmental groups are concerned the Carmichael Coal and Rail Project could … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – MINING INDUSTRY GETS BILLIONS IN STATE SUBSIDIES – FROM TAXPAYERS

Mining industry receives billions of dollars in state subsidies: report AM By Simon Frazer, Rachael Brown and staff Updated 44 minutes ago Photo: The Australia Institute says coal mining gets the biggest subsidies. (Araluen: ABC Contributor) Map: Australia The astounding … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF -MALAYSIA SIDES WITH GOVT SPIN AT UNESCO MEEETING

Australia on notice over Reef damage TOM ARUP 19 Jun, 2014 06:56 AM Since that time they have now formally recognised significant work and progress in reef protection Picture: Paul Harris. AUSTRALIA has been given another year to avoid the … Continue reading