An independent community legal centre specialising in public interest environmental law


Film: River lore, water law 

Watch our short video, featuring EDO NSW water law expert Dr Emma Carmody and people from the Murray-Darling Basin talking about their relationship with the once mighty river and with the EDO. 

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The case for an Oceans Act

We have written a report which sets out a vision for nationally integrated marine management, with strong leadership through an Oceans Authority and clear framework legislation – an Oceans Act.

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Faunal extinction crisis

Almost 2000 species and ecological communities are listed as critically endangered, endangered or vulnerable to extinction in Australia. Read the EDOA submission to the inquiry into this Australian crisis.

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