The Consequences of Oil Pollution from Ships

Ship owners all know it and the stricter environmentally regulations prove it: oil leakage is not done.

Next Stage Kicks Off for Abbot Point Expansion

Studies for an environmental impact statement will begin today for the proposed expansion of one of Queensland’s ...

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Reef 2050 Plan: Scientists Call for International Support

WWF-Australia today welcomed an opinion piece by three of Australia’s leading coral scientists who criticize the ...

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AMCS Supports Wangan & Jagalingou’s Decision

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed the decision of the Wangan & Jagalingou people ...

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Report Vindicates Campaign Against Dredging

A report by independent experts has vindicated the campaign to rid the Reef of the impacts of dumping dredge spoil ...

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New GBR Report Shows Alarming Knowledge Gaps

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority Dredge Synthesis Panel Report confirms that dredging has damaging ...

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WWF-Australia on GBR: More Investment Needed

WWF-Australia said the final Reef 2050 plan, released two days ago, includes a number of good initiatives but the ...

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Banning Capital Dredge Disposal Once and for All

The Federal Government is taking the next vital step to protect the Great Barrier Reef with the release of details ...

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New Proposal for Abbot Point

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today announced a new agreement between the Labor Government and major proponents ...

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Ohio EPA Seeks Input on Cleveland Dredging

Maintenance dredging in the Cuyahoga River federal navigation channel will be the focus of a February 24, 2015, ...

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Executive Order to Further Protect Lake Erie

Governor John R. Kasich yesterday signed an executive order to require Ohio EPA to create emergency rules that will ...

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Projects Threatening GBR Not To Be Funded

A coalition of scientists, business owners, Australian elected officials, and civil society groups from the U.S. ...

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Great Barrier Reef Future – Key Election Issue

The Great Barrier Reef is shaping as a key issue this election as members of the public go to meet with candidates ...

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WWF Welcomes Palaszczuk’s Commitment to Ban Dumping

WWF-Australia yesterday welcomed Queensland Opposition Leader Annastacia Palaszczuk’s comprehensive and ...

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AMCS: Stronger Measures Needed to Safeguard GBR

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed a decision by the Queensland Labor Party for ...

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Fast-Track Industrialization – Crucial Election Issue

All parties contesting the State election should listen to the majority of Queenslanders who want the Great Barrier ...

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Tender Announced for Stockholm Dredging

Stockholms Hamn AB (Ports of Stockholm) has announced a tender for the dredging works in Stockholm, Nynashamn and ...

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AMCS: Lack of Investor Confidence Grows

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has welcomed Societe Generale’s decision to withdraw involvement ...

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Serious Concerns Raised About GBR Future

The new IUCN World Heritage Outlook 2014 has rated the Great Barrier Reef as “of significant concern” from a range ...

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AMCS: Major Step Forward for GBR Protection

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has today welcomed the decision by the Australian Labor Party to ...

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AMCS Urges Government to Clarify Its Plans

The Australian Marine Conservation Society has called on the government to clarify its plans for the fast tracking ...

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AMSC Calls on Parties to Support Legislation to Ban Dumping

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has today welcomed the report of the Senate Committee Inquiry ...

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