US tax dollars must not finance $1bn Great Barrier Reef destruction!

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US tax dollars must not finance $1bn Great Barrier Reef destruction! The Ecologist 20th February 2015 Tweet A powerful call has gone out the the US Export-Import Bank not to finance a massive coal mine, railway, port terminal and dredged … Continue reading

REEF REMAINS A PUPPET ON AN UGLY STRING

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REEF REMAINS A PUPPET ON AN UGLY STRING The French have a wonderful saying –  “Tous ca change, tous c’est le meme chose.”  Everything changes, everything remains the same.   A pretty good description of the politics which surround saving the … Continue reading

Greg Hunt Statement on Reef Dumping Is Full of Holes

Greg Hunts Statement on Reef Dumping under scrutiny

Greg Hunt Statement on Dumping under scrutiny The Australian Greens placed a motion to the Senate yesterday to establish what the Environment Minister meant when he said he would ‘draw a line in the sand’ on dumping in the Great … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – SOME FACTS ON CARMICHAEL COAL MINE FROM EVOLUTION SOLAR

Australia to Build their Largest Coal Mine July 30, 2014 The Carmichael Coal and Rail Project in Queensland have been given the green light from Federal Environmental Minister, Greg Hunt. The $16.5 billion dollar project will put 60 animal species … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – ABBOTT GOVT GETS ITS JUST DESERVES OVER TASSIE FORESTS

United Nations shuts down Australia over concerns about Tasmanian World Heritage Areas and Great Barrier Reef 4 hours ago June 24, 2014 10:49AM Video Image VIDEO: UNESCO warns Australia over Barrier Reef 0:35 Play video UNESCO has warned that the … Continue reading

GREAT BARRIER REEF – STILL ON DEATH ROW – PROF. TIM STEPHENS INTERNATIONAL LAW PROFESSOR

20 June 2013, 2.38pm AEST A reprieve, but the Great Barrier Reef remains on death row The Great Barrier Reef may have been spared the indignity of being listed as a World Heritage Area “in danger” this week, but the Reef’s … Continue reading

Australia: GBR is Under Pressure Like Never Before, Say Greens

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The Australian Greens are calling on Queensland Resources Council (QRC) to cancel their blatant propaganda campaign as a report out today,  shows dredging and dumping will cause significant damage to the Great Barrier Reef. “This report is yet more evidence … Continue reading