WORLD HERITAGE REPORT SAYS GLOBAL ACTION NEEDED TO SAVE REEFS.

reef coral bleaching

World Heritage Committee report confirms global action required to save reefs  Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef The Honourable Steven Miles Wednesday, June 21, 2017 A World Heritage Committee draft … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA DAY – IS IT REALLY TIME FOR CELEBRATION ?

carmichael mine would look like this

AUSTRALIA DAY – TIME FOR CELEBRATION OR MOURNING?  These are difficult days.   With a mainstream media dedicated to excluding critical environmental issues, an increasing domination of regional newspapers by Murdoch, Australians are subjected to a barrage of what can … Continue reading

SIXTH EXTINCTION IS HAPPENING NOW.

heat record

SIXTH EXTINCTION OF PLANET EARTH IS HAPPENING WITH ACCELERATING SPEED. If you do nothing else this weekend, please go to: http://edition.cnn.com/specials/world/vanishing-earths-mass-extinction and watch the extraordinary program that CNN has put together.   Scientists from some of the most prestigious universities in … Continue reading

CATHOLIC MUM COPS FINE FOR PROTESTING AGAINST COAL

Catholic mother fined after protesting against coal mining September 23, 2016 Fined: Maryanne Hemsley (inset) and the protesters outside Newcastle Local Court. SYDNEY Catholic Maryanne Hemsley said her arrest and conviction for standing up against using coal and other fossil … Continue reading

ADANI – ANOTHER LEGAL HURDLE FOR ACF

adani exposed in getup video

Adani coalmine’s next legal hurdle Adani wants to bulldoze the best remaining habitat for the black-throated finch. Margaret Gleeson Saturday, September 24, 2016 The Environmental Defenders Office Queensland (EDO), on behalf of the Australian Conservation Foundation (ACF), lodged an appeal … Continue reading

INTERNATIONAL REEF SCIENTISTS CONDEMN TURNBULL GOVERNMENT OVER REEF

  13th  International Coral Reef Symposium Honolulu, Hawaii USA June 19 – 24, 2016 June 25, 2016   To: Honorable Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister, Commonwealth Government of Australia    From: The International Coral Reef Symposium (ICRS), June 19-24, 2016, Honolulu, Hawaii    The International … Continue reading