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Super trawlers threaten Australian fisheries, conservationists warn

May 20, 2019News

Just six of the 76 giant vessels worldwide are banned from operating […] Read More »

The government’s marine park plans are diabolical for ocean protection

Mar 24, 2018News

On 20 March, the environment minister, Josh Frydenberg, released the management plans for […] Read More »

‘Leader to laggard’: the backlash to Australia’s planned marine park cutbacks

Mar 22, 2018News

More than 35m hectares of “no-take” ocean will be stripped from Australia’s […] Read More »

Labor vows to block ‘largest removal of marine area from conservation, ever’

Mar 20, 2018News

Opposition condemns Coalition plan to open more recreational and commercial fishing areas […] Read More »

David Suzuki: Australia’s ‘sickening’ threat to marine reserves undermines global protection

Growing global momentum to protect the world’s oceans from overfishing could be […] Read More »

Australia’s marine parks face cuts to protected areas

Australia’s marine protected areas look set to be slashed by the federal […] 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 »

Don’t shrink Australia’s ocean sanctuaries, scientists urge ministers

Australia’s leading marine scientists are appealing to the federal government to reject […] Read More »

Marine sanctuaries at risk