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CSG drilling sites in the Pilliga forest

Santos to Provide Water Data After Legal Action by Farmers

Coal seam gas (CSG) company Santos today agreed in court to provide water monitoring data after legal action by farmers  in north-west NSW. Read our media release.

Policy Watch


The World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef

Environmental standards between state and Federal laws widening

The gap between the environmental standards in state and national laws is widening, says EDO report, as the Federal govt prepares to hand over approval powers to the states. See on our feature page how your state compares to Federal environmental standards.    

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The endangered Swift parrot (Chris Tzaros)

Biodiversity legislation review

The NSW government is considering public submissions as part of its review of laws about threatened species and native vegetation management. An interim report is expected to go to the Environment Minister in mid-October. For more details see our feature page.


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