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The Queensland Government and the GBRMPA are currently seeking public comment on the draft strategic assessment documentation.
31
Oct
2013
For the first time Commonwealth environmental water is being provided to the Mehi River and to Carole Creek in the Gwydir catchment to provide in-stream flows to maintain habitat for native animals, particularly native fish.
28
Oct
2013
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities Annual Report 2012-2013
28
Oct
2013
The Minister has signed an agreement to progress a strategic assessment of petroleum activities in Commonwealth waters under the national environmental law. The strategic assessment is expected to deliver regulatory efficiencies whilst maintaining the highest environmental standards.
25
Oct
2013
The Australian Government is committed to delivering a 'one stop shop' for environmental approvals that will accredit state planning systems under national environmental law, to create a single environmental assessment and approval process.
22
Oct
2013
Agency 2013 application on ecological sustainability - comments open until 22 November 2013
22
Oct
2013
Strategic assessment of the Perth and Peel regions
17
Oct
2013
Australia has become one of 92 signatory countries to the Minamata Convention on Mercury, signed in Japan on 10 October 2013. The international initiative aims to protect human health and the environment from releases of mercury and mercury...
16
Oct
2013
The Government invites submissions on the exposure drafts of the carbon tax repeal bills.
15
Oct
2013
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Oct
2013

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