Activist videos take on environmental track record of Adani mining company

adani exposed in getup video

Adani Track Record Exposed – Watch Video Post by GetUp! The sun goes down over coal stacks that tower about the coastline in Mundra in India’s west. The camera shows degraded farm land and kilometres of barren, dry coastline where … Continue reading

Australia lobbying to stop Great Barrier Reef making ‘in danger’ list

Australia has embarked on a “whole of government” diplomatic and ministerial lobbying campaign to correct “misinformation” and prevent the Great Barrier Reef from being placed on the Unesco world heritage committee’s “in danger” list, a Senate committee has been told. … Continue reading

REEF PLAN BY FEDS AND QUEENSLAND GOVTS JUST BUSINESS AS USUAL

Reef plan ‘not enough to ward off UN in-danger listing’ Federal and Queensland government proposal to improve water quality ‘little more than business as usual’, say environmentalists Oliver Milman theguardian.com, Monday 15 September 2014 12.37 AEST turtle A green sea … Continue reading

REEF MIRAGE – ABBOT POINT DREDGE SOLUTION A PANACEA FOR THE MASSES

ABBOT POINT MIRAGE  – NEWMAN AND SEENEY ATTEMPTS TO DUCK DOWNLISTING Opinion.  Sue Arnold, Editor   Yes, its a step forward, if you like,  that the awful Newman government has announced it supports the dumping of 3 million c.metres of … Continue reading

CLIVE PALMER BLOCK TO BLOCK DISASTROUS ONE STOP SHOP ENVIRO APPROVALS

CLOWN FISH for reef dumping article

Palmer United party to block ‘one-stop-shop’ environmental approvals Senators will vote against Coalition’s plan to hand the states decision-making powers over development projects Oliver Milman theguardian.com, Tuesday 2 September 2014 14.51 AEST Jump to comments (7) The Abbott Point coal … Continue reading

Abbot Point Dredging Dump May be Abandoned

Abbot Point Dredging – REEF REPRIEVE WITH 3 MILLION CUBIC METRES OF DREDGE SPOIL TO BE DUMPED ON LAND Abbot Point Dredging reef dump protests force mining giants to change plans. North Queensland Bulk Ports, GVK Hancock and Adani Group … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – UNESCO OBJECTS TO PLAN TO LOAD COAL SHIPS IN MIDDLE OF REEF

Plan to load coal ships at sea in middle of Great Barrier Reef risks damage to reef, says UNESCO By the National Reporting Team’s Mark Willacy July 29, 2014, 5:28 pm ABC There are fears plans to let coal ships … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – THE POLITICIANS AND BUSINESS PEOPLE WHO ONLY CARE ABOUT MONEY

Christensen labels Senate inquiry a ‘kangaroo court’   ADDRESSING THE CROWD: Al Grundy, from Explore Whitsundays, addressed the crowd outside the Seante Inquiry while Greens senator Larissa Waters and former Greens candidate Jonathon Dykyj looked on. Photo by Ash Hogan. … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – SCANDAL OVER GREAT KEPPEL ISLAND REVEALED BY ABC

Great Barrier Reef marina development: Documents reveal GBRMPA had concerns over $600m Great Keppel Island resort By the National Reporting Team’s Mark Willacy Posted 1 hour 40 minutes ago Photo: The Great Keppel Island Resort is the first major development … Continue reading