Biodiversity is in our hands

What's biodiversity worth?

Monday, 18 October 2010

Over the next two weeks, the fate of the 17-year old U.N. Convention on Biological Diversity is being discussed by world officials in Nagoya, Japan. But why does our future wellbeing depend so heavily on biological diversity? Dr Aaron Bernstein reveals the cost to our future wellbeing.

Garrett rejects mine extension

Friday, 23 July 2010

Environment protection minister Peter Garrett has put an end to a lengthy battle for the extension of a phosphate mine on Christmas Island.


A call to put a value on biodiversity

Friday, 21 May 2010

Without radical action to conserve Earth's biodiversity, economies, livelihoods and lives are at severe risk, according to a report released by the UN last week.

coral reef

Great Barrier Reef gone in 20 years

Thursday, 11 December 2008

The Great Barrier Reef could be lost within our lifetime, if a new report from the Global Coral Reef Monitoring Network is to be believed.

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