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Donald Drinkwater
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Thousands of hectares of state forest appear to have been logged or earmarked for logging illegally, an ABC investigation has found, amounting to what some say is the mass “theft” by a government-owned for-profit logging company.Key points:Victorian…
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From the Echo. Regional water minister Niall Blair has requested an independent review into the impacts of the bottled water industry on groundwater sources in the Northern Rivers. And local councils have been advised to suspend approving any new…
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How Have Plants Shaped Human Societies? We still know very little, but a new project called the Plant Humanities Initiative aims to change that By Yota Batsaki, Alex Humphreys on November 13, 2018 Cinchona corymbifera, from A.B. Lambert, A Description of…
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https://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-18/now-is-the-time-to-scrap-landfill-in-australia/10487726 Recently I had to dismantle the old caravan. What a job that was. Metal for scrap, poly foam for landfill along with broken glass. Plastic for buffering and…
Landfill rethink.
Landfill rethink.
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Every day the news is full of negative environmental news. Dire warnings then we are told to go out and consume more. No wonder the population is depressed with our leaders.…
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In my own efforts here at Huonbrook I watch as some indigenous trees grow tall in a very short time. shading out the opportunity for under storey plants to survive. The below article from the local weekly ( Echo) is quite depressing but as we are seeing…
Hotspots.
Hotspots.
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By Joseph Stiglitz 15 November 2018 — 12:00am A remarkable trial is set to begin in Eugene, Oregon, on November 19. The Trump administration is being sued by 21 children on behalf of themselves and future generations. The claim is that the administration,…
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https://www.abc.net.au/news/science/2018-11-09/neonicotinoid-insecticide-causes-bees-to-abandon-their-young/10477282Spying on bumblebees as they nest has revealed strange behaviour in those exposed to tiny amounts of a widely used pesticide. Key points…
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Walk out early this morning through the valley. A shower of rain at 5 am gave everything a glaze which enhanced all colours. Mullumbimby was a buzz for a Sunday morning.  The Agricultural Show at the showgrounds, 11 November, 100 years since the end of…
November 11.
November 11.
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