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“Adani may face fine over sediment released in floodwaters after Cyclone Debbie”

A story called “Adani may face fine over sediment released in floodwaters after Cyclone Debbie” by Joshua Robertson was published last week in The Guardian. It is an important follow … Continue reading

May 12, 2017 · Leave a comment

Queensland company lodges plan to build Australia’s biggest solar farm near Gympie

In his ABC-published piece headlining “Queensland company lodges plan to build Australia’s biggest solar farm near Gympie,” Bruce Atkinson informs readers about a major project occurring in south-east Queensland. Atkinson … Continue reading

May 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Top End uranium miner pushes nuclear power into Australia’s future energy mix as supply debate continues

  In this ABC News Article, Carl Curtain discusses the push for nuclear power in order to support the uranium mining business. The article discusses how costly it has been … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

“Farms could slash pesticide use without losses, research reveals “

On Friday April 7, 2017, Damian Carrington highlighted how virtually all farms could slash their pesticide use without hindering the farm’s production.  He prevents facts and statistics that support his … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

“The Great Barrier Reef Is in for Another Record-Breaking Bleaching Event”

  Alexander Haro, a writer for The Inertia, recently wrote a story of the continued coral bleaching titled “The Great Barrier Reef Is in for Another Record-Breaking Bleaching Event”. The … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Piggery Plans in the Midwest spark concern

On Wednesday March 22nd 2017, Reuben Hale outlined in feature form a complex issue unfolding in the Midwest to establish a large scale pig farm in close proximity to the town … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Czech zoo cuts off horns to protect rhinos after France attack

On March 23, 2017, Elizabeth Roberts highlighted the dehorning of rhinos in the Czech Republic. In her article, Roberts argued that the decision to dehorn 21 rhinos at the zoo … Continue reading

March 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bundle of plastic waste washed ashore at Wooli believed to be from passing ship

In the news story “Bundle of plastic waste washed ashore at Wooli believed to be from passing ship” journalist Elloise Farrow-Smith uses a large bundle of plastic, washed ashore in Wooli, … Continue reading

March 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

House Overturns Obama-Era Law to Protect Alaskan Bears and Wolves

Dakshayani Shankar’s article ‘House Overturns Obama-Era Law to Protect Alaskan Bears and Wolves’ is a piece that is very representative of the current political scene in the United States. Shankar … Continue reading

March 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Army Corps of Engineers to Grant Final Permit for Dakota Access Pipeline

On February 7, 2017 Nikita Biryukov and Daniel A. Medina report in an NBC News article that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers let out a statement granting a permit … Continue reading

February 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

Is this the beginning of the end for coal?

On November 25th, The Guardian posted a global background article about the current conditions of coal usage. They started by announcing that this week Canada was added to the list … Continue reading

November 30, 2016 · Leave a comment

Terri Irwin urges MPs to rule out crocodile cull after Katter suggests shooting safaris

On November 20th, the Guardian published an article titled, “Terri Irwin urges MPs to rule out crocodile cull after Katter suggests shooting safaris” written by the Australian Associated Press. This was … Continue reading

November 25, 2016 · Leave a comment

Morocco sees ‘no turning back’ for climate pact

On November 7th, Al Jazeera published a news article entitled “Morocco sees ‘no turning back’ for climate pact”. The author is not listed, in true Al Jazeera fashion. This article … Continue reading

November 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

Unstable Antarctic glacier can potentially raise global sea levels by 10%.

On October 20th, the Washington Post published an information article regarding a 20-25 million dollar research mission that will aim to study a 75 mile long glacier that could potentially … Continue reading

October 28, 2016 · Leave a comment