INDIGENOUS GROUPS GO TO UN OVER ADANI MINE

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Indigenous groups take Adani Carmichael mine battle to the United Nations Date October 3, 2015 – 6:02AM Lisa Cox National political reporter  SYDNEY MORNING HERALD EXCLUSIVE  Adani mine ruling is a ‘delay’ The state government is “extremely disappointed” a court … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – UNESCO LISTING UNLIKELY

land project funds bring hope for reef

Email Facebook Twitter More Great Barrier Reef facing serious threat, but ‘in danger’ Unesco listing not warranted, scientists say By Allyson Horn Posted about 2 hours ago Photo: The coral on this section of the Low Isles appeared abundant and … Continue reading

AUSTRALIA COMES LAST IN GREEN LEADERSHIP

Australia Comes Last in Green Leadership Published: 13 November 2014  Mark Howe A new study on the green economics of countries around the globe indicates that Australia is lagging badly behind the rest of its international peers, ranking at the … Continue reading

ACADEMY OF SCIENCE DISMISSES GREAT BARRIER REEF PROTECTION PLAN

Academy of Science dismisses Great Barrier Reef protection plan Updated about 2 hours agoTue 28 Oct 2014, 7:05am The Queensland and Federal Governments have responded to the United Nations’ concerns about threats to the Great Barrier reef by developing a … Continue reading

COAL EXPORTS – WILL THEY KILL THE REEF ?

Will coal exports kill the Great Barrier Reef? By Jon Donnison BBC News, Queensland coast Jump media player Media player help Related Stories New plan for Australia reef dumping Great Barrier Reef outlook ‘poor’ Australia approves $15.5bn coal mine“An icon … 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

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 – ABBOT POINT DREDGING IMPACT COULD COST $1BN

Great Barrier Reef impact from dredging could cost ‘as much as $1bn’ FOI documents reveal a wide disparity between cost estimates from developer and marine park authority Oliver Milman theguardian.com, Friday 11 July 2014 16.50 AEST Jump to comments (47) … Continue reading