Politics Science/Environment

“State Government’s new logging rules a disaster” say North East Forest Alliance

The North East Forest Alliance (NEFA) describes the final logging rules for public forests released last week as a disaster for oldgrowth forests, rainforest, river health, threatened species, Koalas, and global warming. The Governments’ decision remains as it was always intended, they have increased logging intensity throughout State Forests, established […]

Politics Science/Environment

“Scamming Australia for billions?” Gas Companies and royal ‘cronies’ in cahoots?

Senate Estimates confirmed last month that BG Group’s gas bonanza has delivered diddly-squat to Australia in tax – despite claims it would contribute “more than $1 billion”. Whistleblower, Simone Marsh, investigates the crony capitalism behind the Gladstone debacle; the history of how politicians kowtowed to the Duke of York-led British […]

Local Science/Environment

“Government studies support the proposed Great Koala National Park” – Bellingen Environment Centre

‘Documents acquired by National Parks Association under freedom of information, shows the Government’s own experts have confirmed that the Great Koala National Park is the most important public land in NSW for koalas. “The documents confirm koala reserve proposals are right on the money, and confirms that the government’s reserves […]