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.
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.