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Proposal to wind back marine parks could devastate marine life: scientists

Oct 31, 2016In the media News

A group of scientists is urging the government NOT to wind back […] Read More »

Cuts to marine reserves would deliver ‘minuscule’ economic benefits

Exclusive: Analysis of government review shows destructive fishing practices would rise and […] Read More »

Changes to Australia’s marine reserves leave our oceans unprotected

Ocean health relies on a strong backbone of protection and management. Marine […] Read More »

Marine Park Review Welcomed

An independent review’s recommendation to reconfigure the Geographe Commonwealth Marine Reserve and […] Read More »

Don’t butcher our sanctuaries

Sep 10, 2016News

Finally, the Abbott-era Review into our suspended National Network of Sanctuaries has […] Read More »

Bremer Bay canyon: Review calls for mining ban in killer whale hotspot

Sep 8, 2016In the media News

A biodiversity hotspot for large marine animals off Western Australia’s southern coast […] Read More »

Review of Australia’s marine reserves recommends winding back protections

In the late 1990s, Liberal Prime Minister John Howard kick-started the process […] Read More »

Australia’s marine parks under threat after review, environment groups say

Australia’s marine environment – already beset by coral bleaching and kelp forest […] Read More »

Conservationists critical of plan to reduce Coral Sea marine park protection

Sep 6, 2016In the media News

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has slammed recommendations from a Federal […] Read More »

Australia’s marine parks could be significantly reduced after review

Sep 6, 2016In the media News

Australia’s commonwealth marine parks could be significantly cut back under recommendations that […] Read More »

Marine sanctuaries at risk