SIXTH EXTINCTION IS HAPPENING NOW.

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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

GREAT BARRIER REEF – HORRIFIC BLEACHING GOVT ACTION URGENTLY NEEDED

Great Barrier Reef In Crisis: “It’s Just Terrible. Horrific.” Australia’s iconic reef has been hit by its worst ever bleaching event this year. Without urgent government action the future looks worse. Much worse. posted on Jun. 27, 2016, at 6:09 … Continue reading

GOVERNMENTS, POLITICIANS AND VESTED INTERESTS SELLING OUT AUSTRALIA

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GOVERNMENTS REPRESENT VESTED INTERESTS AND NOTHING HAS CHANGED UNDER TURNBULL.   It’s a while since I’ve put pen to paper but there’s a few issues which really need to be aired.   Let’s start with the proposed sale of the … Continue reading

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

VALE MALCOLM FRASER -GREAT BARRIER REEF HERO

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  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

QLD Labor appoints ‘Great Barrier Reef Minister’

The newly sworn-in Queensland Labor government has named Steven Miles – the ‘local dad’ ALP candidate for Mount Coot-Tha – as the state’s first Minister for the Great Barrier Reef. The new role in the Queensland cabinet marks a distinct … Continue reading

FOREIGN INVESTORS NOT HAPPY ABOUT AUSTRALIA’S CARBON EMISSIONS.

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Foreign investors not happy about Australia’s approach to carbon emissions. Date February 13, 2015 Clancy Yeates  SYDNEY MORNING HERALD Banking reporter   Overseas investors are concerned about Australia’s approach to carbon emissions and corporate social responsibility. Photo: Paul Jones Australia’s … Continue reading

REEF PLAN OVER DREDGE DUMPING IS A DISASTER

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REEF PLAN OVER DREDGE DUMPING IS A DISASTER 13:03 13 November 2014 by Michael Slezak, Sydney This could muddy the waters. Australia has announced it will not allow the dumping of dredged up material inside the Great Barrier Reef Marine … Continue reading