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Nationals must not politicise death of Glendon Turner

 

The National Party should stop politicising the tragic death of environment and heritage officer Glendon Turner in the state's northwest on Tuesday, Total Environment Centre said today.

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Land clearing law and environment protection on the chopping block

 

Conservationists have slammed today's proposal by the Shooters and Fishers Party to tear the heart out of state land clearing laws as environmentally irresponsible and out of touch with community values.

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DEAD KOALA ELECTRICITY – BOYCOTT CALL

 

Environment groups will be urging consumers to boycott electricity generated from native forests burnt in power stations, describing the announcement by the O'Farrell government as a further attack on the state's environmental heritage.

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New longwall impact study – Sydney water catchments need extra protection

 

A NSW Government moratorium on coal seam gas (CSG) mining in Sydney's drinking water catchment is welcome but it is the threat posed by longwall coal mining that must be addressed immediately, Total Environment Centre said today.

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Miners' demands increase corruption risk

 

The mining industry is leading the NSW government down the potential corruption path, Total Environment Centre said today.

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