Blog Articles by Brendan Sydes

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Environment Minister Greg Hunt’s decision to issue an exemption for the dispersal of Grey Headed Flying Foxes under national environment protection laws raises some serious questions

Environment debate at National Press Club debate has prompted a call from leading environment groups for an overhaul of our outdated environment protection laws.  

Independent Inquiry of the Environment Protection Authority report: welcome recommendations for reforms to environment protection.

Earthjustice team

by Lillian Graystone

It’s becoming more and more obvious that mining rehabilitation bonds are simply not adequate to cover the costs of rehabilitating land.

We've just heard that environment ministers from around Australia have announced weak new limits on particle pollution. With air pollution responsible for at least 3000 deaths each year in Australia, this response is simply not good enough.

It's very timely that the Victorian government has appointed a Ministerial Advisory Committee to conduct an inquiry into environmental protection in Victoria.



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