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The Grim Story of the Snowy Mountains' Cannibal Horses (TEXT and VIDEOs)
Environment  (tags: world, horses, cannibalism, Australia, 'Pilot Wilderness', horse management, government, ethics, death, animals, sadness, healthconditions, habitat, environment, wildlife, government, nature )

CarrieSIC
- 30 days ago - rawstory.com
On a recent cycle trip into the Pilot Wildnerness, the smell of horse dung never left us. Instead of fresh mountain air, we were accompanied by a smell more commonly associated with horse stables.
How Australia Became the Dirtiest Polluter in the Developed World
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, Australia, australian, healthconditions, environment, ecosystems, destruction, water, government )

Cal
- 33 days ago - world.einnews.com
Once a leader in green initiatives, Australia's become the Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific.
China's War on Pollution Could Leave Australia's Dirty Coal Out in the Cold
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, China, Australia, dirty coal, environment, ecosystems, destruction, energy, humans, politics, protection, world )

Cal
- 34 days ago - theecologist.org
Much of Australia's coal is too high in ash, sulphur, or both, to meet China's new environmental standards. Will it be able to find the new customers it needs?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand No Dumping of Nuclear Waste on Lands Belonging to Indigenous Australians
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, government, indigenous rights, dumping nuclear waste, Australia, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, energy )

Cal
- 60 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Australian Government has been attempting to dump radioactive waste on lands belonging to Indigenous Australians.
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
- 72 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.
OP-ED: Australian World Heritage: Keeping the Outstanding Exceptional
Environment  (tags: world, ecosystems, conservation, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, environment, politics, nature, protection )

Cal
- 83 days ago - abc.net.au
What does it mean to care for natural World Heritage in 2014 and beyond?
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
- 90 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
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
- 100 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
- 100 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.
The Nuclear War Against Australia's Aboriginal People
Environment  (tags: radia-active, ecosystems, destruction, aborigines, nuclear industry, Australia, indigenous rights, environment, pollution, healthconditions, world )

Cal
- 107 days ago - theecologist.org
Australia's nuclear industry has a shameful history of 'radioactive racism' that dates from the British bomb tests in the 1950s,
YOUNESCO: Vote for the Reef : UNESCO World Heritage Committee June 2014 - With Video PLEASE VOTE
Environment  (tags: UNESCO, vote, World Heritage Committee, Australia, Great Barrier Reef, dredge spoil, coal ports, WWF, Vote for the Reef )

Evelyn
- 145 days ago - younesco.org
This June Unesco's world heritage committee will vote on the future of the reef. for the first time ever, you get a vote too.. 100000000 tonnes of dredge spoil dumped in world heritage waters. 4 new mega ports, including one of the biggest coal ports etc
Jane Goodall Asks Politicians: Do You Really Not Care About the Future of Your Great-Grandchildren?
Environment  (tags: Jane Goodall, climate-change, world, acitvism, Australia, ecosystems, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, politics, protection, pollution, globalwarming )

Cal
- 150 days ago - smh.com.au
One of the most eminent conservationists in the world has condemned Australia for its lack of response to climate change and said the country ''needs a wake-up call''.
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: PROTECT THE GREAT BARRIER REEF--STOP THE CARMICHAEL MINE!
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, protection, Australia, mining companies, greed, greedy energy companies, world, protection, oceans, pollution, environment, destruction, conservation, politics, ecosystems )

Cal
- 159 days ago - greenpeace.org.au
Queensland's 'in-the-coal-business' Government is allowing one of the most reckless companies in the world, Adani, to create a monstrous new mine in the Galilee Basin.Environment Minister Hunt has the final say, and he could announce his decision at any m
AUSTRALIA: 'Green-Type' Mining Protesters a Saviour for Farmers
Environment  (tags: activism, Australia, mining protets, deforestation, politics, ecosystems, environment, destruction, world, wildlife, politics, nature, humans )

Cal
- 161 days ago - abc.net.au
The NSW Minerals Council says the impact that these illegal actions have on workers is of concern.
Video of Forest Defense Activist Explaining Actions Taken to Defend the Tasmanian Rainforest
Environment  (tags: Tasmania, Tasmanian Rainforest, Earth First, Tree Sit, ecosystems, Australia, Australian government )

Betsy
- 163 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Watch Burning Hearts Media video produced by Earth First. In this video forest defense activist, Miranda Gibson, explains her year plus tree sit and many forest protection taken actions by others to save the "Tassie".
 

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