GREAT BARRIER REEF – SEAGRASS IN BAD SHAPE

Great Barrier Reef water quality remains poor: report Date June 12, 2014 Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt watches as Queensland counterpart Andrew Powell signs the $40 million Reef Trust in Brisbane. Photo: Tony Moore A … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – PORT OF GLADSTONE LIKELY TO BE PRIVATISED

Privatising Gladstone’s port will not impact LNG price: Santos CEO Date June 5, 2014 Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter Future LNG export capital Gladstone Harbour. Santos chief executive David Knox said it would make no difference to the price of … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – QUEENSLAND THE DISASTER STATE FOR ENVIRONMENT

More than 100 Environment Department jobs cut Date May 14, 2014 Comments 7 Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter Environmental monitoring was inadequate ahead of the Gladstone Harbour disaster. Photo: Harrison Saragossi There are 129 fewer staff in the section of … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE BUND ENQUIRY INADEQUATE

Inquiry to probe Gladstone Harbour’s leaking bund wall Date January 8, 2014 – 12:01AM Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter Gladstone Harbour’s leaking bund wall. Photo: Supplied Federal Environment Minister Greg Hunt has ordered an immediate inquiry into why a bund … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – GLADSTONE INQUIRY AN ABSOLUTE NECESSITY

brisbanetimes.com.au Gladstone Harbour inquiry needed: scientist Date December 28, 2013 – 12:01PM 23 reading now Be the first to comment Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter View more articles from Tony Moore Email Tony submit to reddit Email article Print Reprints … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – STILL WAITING FOR COALITION’S FULL POLICY

COALITION PARTIAL REEF POLICY RELEASED – BRISBANE TIMES Coalition reef plan centres on crown-of-thorns Date August 31, 2013 – 10:10AM Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter Population outbreaks of the coral eating starfish Acanthaster planci have been responsible for 42% of … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF- LABOR PROMISES CONFIRM DREDGING AND PORT AMNESIA

Labor promises $137 million for the Great Barrier Reef Date August 30, 2013 – 11:58AM Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au senior reporter The government has promised $137 million for the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Supplied. The Labor Party has promised to fund … Continue reading

DUGONGS IN BIG TROUBLE IN SOUTH EAST QUEENSLAND

Australia: Dugongs under threat Tony Moore brisbanetimes.com.au 2 Feb 2013; Queensland Environment Minister Andrew Powell admits dugongs could be under threat from thick sediment now being washed down the Brisbane River. More than 80 per cent of Moreton Bay‘s seagrass … Continue reading