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Appeal launched over Leewood CSG wastewater decision

On behalf of People for the Plains, we’ve lodged an appeal of the Land and Environment Court decision that gave a green light to the Leewood CSG wastewater treatment facility in the Pilliga.

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Law Reform

Emma at the International River Symposium September 2015

Rebalancing the Murray-Darling Basin

For World Water Week 2016, our resident water law expert Dr Emma Carmody – and fellow of the Peter Cullen Trust – explores our management of the Murray-Darling Basin.

She finds that a rebalancing is needed if we are to support both the ecosystems and the communities that depend on this incredible natural resource.

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Science Program

Scientific mapping used in evidence

Ever wondered how our Scientific Advisory Service works?

For National Science Week we highlight two case studies showing how science and scientific expertise help us defend the environment through law.

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