Rising community and environmental concern about a lack of action to provide safeguards against the risk of large scale oil spills in Australia will be a high profile issue leading up to the federal election, Australia’s leading conservation groups said today in a joint statement.
Darwin and Brisbane have beaten other capitals, but no Australian city has done well in the Australian Conservation Foundation’s first sustainable cities ranking.
Maryke Booth has been nominated for a National Landcare Award for her work in developing a strong natural resource management network in the Canberra region.
A Choice Magazine study found that 40% of teas tested contained pesticides.
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A new competition is encouraging young Australians of all ages to become involved in spreading the word about climate change.
Without radical action to conserve Earth's biodiversity, economies, livelihoods and lives are at severe risk, according to a report released by the UN last week.
Against the backdrop of the worsening Louisiana Oil spill and a sustained community backlash, Australian Resources Minister Martin Ferguson has approved the new Margaret River Oil lease, putting at risk unique marine life in WA’s southwest.
The Federal Government has been accused of "stuffing around" in relation to a national container deposit scheme, the time is now say environmental experts.