Conservation and environmental news & publications: Australia
Challenges of freshwater protected areas
This article outlines some of the challenges facing conservation of freshwater ecosystems and ...
Western Australia's Ningaloo coral reef given more protection
WWF welcomes Australia's landmark decision to increase protection of the Ningaloo coral reef.
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Australia can't ignore its greenhouse gas emissions
Peter Roderick, Director of the Climate Justice Programme, writes on how judges around the world ...
Australia court rules that greenhouse gas emissions can’t be ignored
An Australian Tribunal has ordered a planning panel to consider greenhouse gas pollution associated ...
Appeal to build power station denied due to greenhouse gas concerns
An Australian court upheld a decision to prevent a coal powered station from being built based on ...
Australia’s biodiversity threatened by climate change
Marking Australia’s National Threatened Species Day today, WWF-Australia warns that climate change ...
Towards a vision for Australia’s northern tropical rivers
The Australian Tropical Rivers Group, convened by WWF-Australia, is launching its vision for ...
Court decision marks major expansion of Australia's federal environmental powers
A win by environment groups in the Full Federal Court of Australia today has confirmed the major ...
Climate Change - Solutions for Australia
Climate Change –Solutions for Australia
Great Barrier Reef protection sets a global precedent
Australia's Great Barrier Reef today becomes the world’s largest network of marine highly protected ...