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

REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN ARE RAPIDLY DESTROYING REEF’S FUTURE

REEF LIES AND MEDIA SPIN – A SHOCKING INDICTMENT OF THE STATE OF POLITICS   Saturday’s Australian carries a front page headline.   “ Activists distorting data on Reef” quoting Russell Reichelt, Chair of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority … Continue reading

WWF HAS RAISED $50 MILLION ON ITS REEF CAMPAIGN – WHERE HAS IT GONE ???

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WWF NEEDS TO EXPLAIN TO THE PUBLIC WHERE $50 MILLION RAISED ON THE REEF CAMPAIGN HAS GONE.   Queensland’s Sunday Mail published an important article in the weekend entitled WWF IN GRIEF OVER REEF raising major questions over the massive amount … Continue reading

Great Barrier Reef report card gets an F

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 By Margaret Gleeson, Brisbane Great Barrier Reef Report Card The Queensland government’s Reef Water Quality Protection Plan released its Great Barrier Reef Report Card 2014 on September 21. It states, “Results show the need to accelerate … Continue reading

BIG GREEN GROUPS FALL INTO A TRAP OF THEIR OWN MAKING

BIG GREEN GROUPS FALL INTO TRAP OF THEIR OWN MAKING. Ever since the campaign to Save the Great Barrier Reef began, this blog has criticized the major environmental organisations who took control of the campaign, successfully excluding the grass roots … Continue reading

SHINING A LIGHT ON WORLD OPINION RE THE REEF – JON DAY

SHINING A LIGHT ON WORLD OPINION The World Heritage Committee’s deliberations involved far more than a simple tick for the Great Barrier Reef. Jon Day, The Conversation Author Jon C. Day Jon C. Day is a Friend of The Conversation. … 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

UNESCO Great Barrier Reef Listing

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UNESCO Great Barrier Reef Listing in her sights. Julie Bishop steps up lobbying to stop Great Barrier Reef being listed ‘in danger’ Australian foreign minister to use Lima climate talks to warn other nations that downgrading the reef’s world heritage … Continue reading