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Over 1000 students join the ban on bottled water.
Sydney welcomed a very special boat into its harbour yesterday morning when the Plastiki arrived – an 18.2 m catamaran made with plastic bottles.
Environment protection minister Peter Garrett has put an end to a lengthy battle for the extension of a phosphate mine on Christmas Island.
For the first time ever Australians are able to buy sustainable tuna according to findings released this week in the updated Greenpeace Canned Tuna Guide.
Social justice, environment and international development organisations have echoed an Indonesian call on the Australia Government to fulfil its 2007 election promise to ban imports of illegal timber.
Rising community and environmental concern about a lack of action to provide safeguards against the risk of large scale oil spills in Australia will be a high profile issue leading up to the federal election, Australia’s leading conservation groups said today in a joint statement.
Darwin and Brisbane have beaten other capitals, but no Australian city has done well in the Australian Conservation Foundation’s first sustainable cities ranking.
Maryke Booth has been nominated for a National Landcare Award for her work in developing a strong natural resource management network in the Canberra region.
A Choice Magazine study found that 40% of teas tested contained pesticides.