WORLD HERITAGE REPORT SAYS GLOBAL ACTION NEEDED TO SAVE REEFS.

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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

Fossil fuel Great Barrier Reef bleaching Link Proven

Fossil Fuel Reef Bleaching Link Confirmed   (Fossil Fuel) Data shows bleaching of corals on the Great Barrier Reef coincides with record warm ocean temperatures in the region. Graham Readfearn Where only a few weeks ago there were swathes of … Continue reading

BIODIVERSITY OFFSETS – ANOTHER ABBOTT GOVT CON

Biodiversity offsets may allow governments to double dip Thursday, 23 July 2015 Anna Salleh ABC (Source: claudiodoenitzperez/iStockphoto) Compensation paid by developers who damage biodiversity may do more harm than good if it is misused by governments, say researchers. The team, … Continue reading

TRADITIONAL OWNERS VERSUS ADANI

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Traditional owners vs Carmichael Mine   Print Email Australian Broadcasting Corporation Broadcast: 26/03/2015 Reporter: John Stewart In central Queensland the Indian owned mining company Adani is trying to build one of the biggest coal mines in the world but an … Continue reading

VALE MALCOLM FRASER -GREAT BARRIER REEF HERO

  VALE MALCOLM FRASER – GREAT BARRIER REEF HERO.   It was Malcolm Fraser’s government which succeeded in having the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park declared.   As well, his government had five properties placed on the World Heritage list including … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA DAY MESSAGE TO THE ABBOTT AND NEWMAN GOVTS.

Australia Day message from the silenced majority to the major political parties, in particular the Coalition and Newman governments.   No, Mr Abbott, it’s not the Senate minority parties; it’s not your failure to “ skite” about the Coalition’s failure … Continue reading