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Is the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area now safe? The draft Great Barrier Reef coral spire – Photo © Scott Sporleder Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan has been released. The draft document comprised of two components – the Reef 2050 Long-Term Sustainability Plan and the Reef Trust – presents some positives. However, Wildlife Queensland …

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On 18 June 2014, the Senate referred the Abbott Government’s Australian biodiversity is in decline – Photo © Kenneth Pinto attacks on Australia’s environment for inquiry and report by the third sitting day in 2015. On 27 August 2014 the Senate extended the reporting date to the third last sitting day in June 2015. As …

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After years of campaigning by Wildlife Queensland to have opera Platypus remains in opera house trap – Photo © Jim Rebgetz house traps banned, a government has finally listened and has action in hand to reduce ongoing threats to platypus. Wildlife Queensland welcomes the advice received from Primary Industries Minister John McVeigh that there will …

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