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Taronga Welcomes Sooty Owl Chick

Friday, 24 April 2015

It looks more like a ball of fluff than an owl, but the eight week old male will be soon be fully-fledged and ready to fly.

Government insults Australia's Scientific Community

Friday, 17 April 2015

Government that abolished Climate Commission to contribute $4 million to Danish 'climate contrarian' Bjorn Lomborg's 'consensus centre'. "... an insult to Australia's Scientific Community,' says Tim Flannery.

International recognition for Sydney Park

Friday, 10 April 2015

Sydney Park has been recognised with a prestigious Green Flag award, an international accolade that acknowledges great parks for their value to the community.

Six Greenpeace Climbers Scale Shell’s Arctic-Bound Oil Rig

Tuesday, 7 April 2015

Six Greenpeace climbers including one Australian have intercepted an Arctic-bound Shell oil rig in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, 750 miles north-west of Hawaii.

Nominations open for State & Territory Landcare Awards

Thursday, 2 April 2015

Landcarers encouraged to submit a nomination for this year’s State & Territory Landcare Awards.

Are eco-charity donations benefiting the environment?

Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Tax-deductible donations to hundreds of environmental groups will be scrutinised in a new inquiry by the House of Representatives Environment Committee.

Malcolm Fraser was a champion for the environment

Friday, 20 March 2015

WWF today expressed sadness at the passing of former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser, whose legacy includes stronger protection for the Great Barrier Reef, an end to whaling, greater protection for Australian wildlife and support for action on climate change.

Photographer: Naomi Shaw

Foodfaith Organisation Launched

Friday, 20 March 2015

A Rabbi, Imam, Christian minister, Hindu, Buddhist, Catholic and Indigenous leaders gathered in Sydney this week to put the subject of food sustainability on the table.

WA gets its first 6 Star Green Star public building

Friday, 13 March 2015

Sets new benchmark for local governments around Australia.

'Pee-power' to light camps in disaster zones

Thursday, 5 March 2015

A toilet, conveniently situated near a Student Union Bar is proving pee can generate electricity.

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