10 June, 2016
Farmers and environmentalists will hand deliver petitions carrying more than 10,000 signatures to Santos's Sydney office this morning, asking new chief executive Kevin Gallagher to drop the Narrabri Gas Project in the Pilliga Forest in north-west NSW.
14 June, 2016
The Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists has issued a damning assessment of the Baird government’s draft Biodiversity Conservation Bill, warning it will “increase the rate of species extinctions”.
7 June, 2016
Highly protected sanctuary zones in some of the state’s premier marine parks will be slashed by up to 80% under plans being considered by the Baird government, a new analysis by the Nature Conservation Council shows.
17 May, 2016
The Baird government’s plans to allow more land clearing will increase the likelihood of koalas becoming extinct in western NSW, the NSW Nature Conservation Council has warned.
11 May 2016
Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) that have been the framework for public forest management in NSW for 20 years have failed to achieve any of their top-line aims, a new study has found.
10 May 2016
Colliery Conservation groups today welcomed the Environment Protection Agency’s top level prosecution of Centennial Coal for its coal fines pollution of the Wollangambe River near Lithgow.
9 May 2016
A landmark court hearing to prove that the Springvale coal mine on the edge of the Blue Mountains is illegally polluting Sydney’s drinking water will start today.
4 May, 2016
Key Australian environment groups today called on the Federal Environment Minister, Mr Greg Hunt, to reject recommendations of a report of an inquiry into the charitable status of environment groups.
4 May, 2016
Santos should cut its losses before it wastes any more of its shareholders’ money on the worthless Narrabri coal seam gas project, the company and shareholders will be reminded at its annual general meeting in Adelaide today.