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‘A bit of a joke’: Marine park plans stir mixed reviews

Bruce Batch, a Cairns-based fisherman, is cautious about the Turnbull government’s plans for […] Read More »

Government winds back marine protections to support fishing industry

The Turnbull government will strip back highest-level protections in a host of […] Read More »

‘Unprecedented’: Draft marine park plans point to reduced protections

The Turnbull government has released draft management plans for the nation’s marine […] 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 »

Pristine oceans under threat from fishing and mining after government review, conservationists say

Commercial fishing would be allowed in sensitive coral reefs and pristine waters […] Read More »

Ponzi scheme of overfishing is something Australia must not enter: TEDx speaker Daniel Pauly

For Australians who like to eat fish, here’s some uplifting news fresh […] Read More »

Seismic testing begins in sensitive marine parks despite government claims

Seismic testing to look for petroleum has begun in protected marine areas […] Read More »

Environmental alliance angered at Geelong Star’s dolphin and seal kill

The controversial factory freezer trawler Geelong Star has killed four dolphins and […] Read More »

Marine sanctuaries face new mining threat after permits issued for petroleum exploration

Permits that would allow industry to look for petroleum in marine sanctuaries […] Read More »

Marine sanctuaries at risk