One of the last hurdles for dredging near the Great Barrier Reef is being approached today, with the main authority in charge of the marine park set to make its decision on the potentially destructive plan.

The industry body representing Australia’s vegetable growers has taken steps to protect its crop

An online survey is seeking the views of bicyclists in the Northern Territory, in order to inform the construction of a biking network.

The WA Local Government Association has moved into the “greenest of green” new place of business, saying it hopes to set the standard for others to follow.

Modern science has found a tiny culprit in an ancient mystery – shedding light on what killed around half the population of Europe, twice.

One large cattle station has become the site of the latest major conservation project in the Northern Territory.

A major hub has been opened which will see many of the world’s leading experts working close to Antarctica, basking in the relative comfort of Hobart.

CSIRO researchers are using smart yellow sticks to see what makes the Indian Ocean tick.

The Victorian Government is talking to residents about their wishes for the state’s water plan, but many who want a say think the talks should be delayed.

A new program will take trainees across land and sea to learn how to care for both environments.

Every day tonnes of paper is printed on, handed to someone, virtually ignored and then thrown away, but a new development could see the end of single-use paper wastage.

Some major energy providers have made their pitch ahead of the Renewable Energy Target review this year, claiming the figure should now be lowered.

Engineers Australia has welcomed the Federal Government’s Commission of Inquiry into a large-scale dredging project spill in Queensland.

With nuclear energy seemingly at its least popular in years, many have begun to neglect the benefits of the power source that never really made it.

Two champions of a renewable energy future have been honoured this Australia Day.

The Tasmanian government may defer royalty payments from a new iron ore mine in Tarkine region, to ensure future projects are encouraged.

Nearly a dozen people have been arrested while protesting at a mine site in New South Wales.

Western Australia’s policy to fast-track mine licence approvals means Fortescue Metals will not have to consult with native-title holders in the Pilbara.

The Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder has announced it will sell water back to farmers in parts of northern NSW.

The decline of honeybee populations around the world is a cause for great concern, and researchers have just discovered another possible reason the vital bugs are dropping like flies.

The Western Australian Premier says strong opposition to the state’s shark culling plan will not stop it going ahead, but it has made local fisherman hesitant to bid for tenders to help the killing.

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