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Former Great Barrier Reef Authority Director Slams Current Management - Via Northern Star Australia
Environment  (tags: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, World Heritage Site, Marine Environment, Habitat Destruction, Endangered Species, Coral, Aquatic Animals, Suffering, Extinction, Sustainability, Ethics )

Victoria
- 2 days ago - northernstar.com.au
A former Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority director, Jon Day, has claimed Australian authorities are failing to protect one of the world's greatest natural wonders, by planning to dredge and dump 'sea spoil' at Abbot Point, Coral Sea, Australia.
*** URGENT *** Tony Abbott PM of Australia: Ban Live Export ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, live animal exports, australia )

Angela
- 3 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Stop the cruelty against bulls. They do not deserve the abuse they are getting. They are getting beaten, stabbed to death, tied up unable to move. They need help. They need protection. Don't turn you back on them. Please help them.
Amazing Photographer Puts Us Face-to-Face With Human/Animal Conflict: How Will You React?
Offbeat  (tags: australia, pjotographer, animals, humans, cruelty, advocacy )

Simone
- 4 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When you read about some of the atrocities humans have wrought against animals, it can be easy to disconnect and to pretend as if these actions are somewhere far separated from your own personal world.
Scrap Proposed Agricultural Gag Laws in Australia and Prioritise Animal Welfare Instead
Animals  (tags: Australia, agriculture, farming, law, animals, protection )

Marie
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Animals have a right to be treated with dignity and respect. The animal farming industries need to be held accountable for their actions. Agricultural-gag laws serve only to shield the commercial interests of intensive farming operations.
AUSTRALIA: 12-Yr. Old Girl 'Married' Off By Father to 26-Yr. Old
Society & Culture  (tags: Australia, Islam, child marriage, children's rights )

Beth
- 9 days ago - clarionproject.org
A 26-year-old student from Lebanon is being held without bail in Australia for 25 counts of sexual intercourse with a minor. The man was living with a 12-year old girl he had "married" in a sharia ceremony arranged by the girl's father, a 62-year old conv
BLACKTOWN POUND SHOULD - AND CAN - STOP KILLING OUR PETS ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: australia, killed, pets, animalrights )

Angela
- 12 days ago - change.org
Blacktown pound is the largest impounding facility in Australia's largest city. Blacktown Council is one of the largest councils in this city. Blacktown Council makes millions of dollar profit every year! STOP killing our pets !!!
OP-ED: Australian World Heritage: Keeping the Outstanding Exceptional
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, conservation, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, environment, politics, nature, protection )

Cal
- 13 days ago - abc.net.au
What does it mean to care for natural World Heritage in 2014 and beyond?
Stop The TPP And TTIP - Petition
World  (tags: TPP, TTIP, Australia, Canada, Philip Morris, Eli Lilly, Petition )

Dandelion
- 15 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Australia for billions of dollars in lost profits because the government took action to reduce teenage smoking. Eli Lilly is suing Canada, just because Canada has laws to keep essential drugs affordable.
Take Action! - Don't Ban Undercover Animal Cruelty Investigations - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: ag gag, slaughterhouses, Australia, animals, farms, cruelty )

Marie
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
Ag-gag laws like the ones recently introduced in some American states are now being considered in many Australian states. If signed into law, it could be illegal to covertly film or photograph cruelty in farms and slaughterhouses.
Environment Be Damned, a Gamble Will Decide Future of Giant Australian Coal Mines
Environment  (tags: GratBarrierReef, stupidity, govenrement, energy, Australia, ecosystems, environment, destruction, endangered, healthconditions, protection, pollution, oceans, politics )

Cal
- 20 days ago - vice.com
The Carmichael Coal Project will cover over 200 square kilometres, cost $16.5 billion, excavate six open cut mines and five underground ones, and drain an average of 10 billion litres of water from the Galilee Basin annually over 60 years of operation
Urge Kirkfood to Stop Selling the Delicacy of Despair Known as "Foie Gras" - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Kirkfood, melbourne, Australia, fois gras, cruelty, geese )

Marie
- 20 days ago - action.peta.org.au
Melbourne- and Sydney-based wholesaler Kirkfood Pty Ltd is supporting the torture of ducks and geese through its continued sales of foie gras.
Koala Named Timberwolf After Queensland Car Ride
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Koala, Car, Queensland, Australia )

Ray
- 23 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A koala in Australia has had a lucky escape surviving a 54.5 mile (88km) ride clinging to the bottom of a car.
Scientists Blast Australian Government's Moves to Dismantle Environmental Protections
Environment  (tags: government, environment, destruction, Australia, policies, ecosystems, world, pollution, protection, conservation, politics, oceans )

Cal
- 30 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A prominent group of conservation scientists condemned the Australian government's recent moves to eliminate protections for native ecosystems, cut research funding, backtrack on commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and step up persecution of
AUSTRALIA: Coal Terminals, Dredging Putting Great Barrier Reef at Risk, Senate Inquiry Told
Environment  (tags: world, Australia, pollution, protection, mining interests, ecosystems, destruction, environment, energy )

Cal
- 30 days ago - abc.net.au
The fast-tracking of coal terminals and dredging along Queensland's coast was endangering the health of vital marine ecosystems, a conservation group has told a Senate inquiry.
Australia Becomes First Developed Nation to Repeal Carbon Tax
Business  (tags: money, tax, carbon tax, Australia, business, corruption, environment, climate change, politics, economy, energy, government )

Michael
- 32 days ago - online.wsj.com
CANBERRA, Australia--After almost a decade of heated political debate, Australia has become the world's first developed nation to repeal carbon laws that put a price on greenhouse-gas emissions.
 

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