The SA Government has ordered a review into the Environmental Protection Authority’s policies over notification of environmental incidents, following an ABC investigation into two chemical spills at Port Pirie’s Nyrstar sm…
Australia’s largest cotton farm Cubbie Station has opened its gates to local government councillors from across the Murray-Darling Basin.
Two chemical leaks from metals processor Nyrstar have made their way into Port Pirie’s groundwater and a waterway over the past two years, the ABC can reveal.
Up to 40,000 people are suing the Federal Government over PFAS chemical contamination, arguing their property values have plummeted. It’s the largest class action in Australian history — and it’s backed by Erin Brockovich….
Shorebirds are increasingly under pressure around Australia, as the nation’s wetlands and coastal estuaries continue to be swallowed by housing.
The head of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority apologises for mistakenly publishing a report that identified farms via satellite imagery, which is now subject to investigation.
Rebecca Van Dyk’s bird photography is growing from hobby to habitat protection as she takes on the mission of conserving the scores of Lake Cargelligo’s threatened world bird species.
Sussan Ley says she believes only people who have a “connection to farming” should be allowed to own water in the Murray-Darling Basin.
These farmers have an unusual complaint. As drought takes its toll on the rest of the nation, they just cannot keep water off their land — and it’s forcing them to halve their stock numbers.
Insurance premiums for thousands of Australians are likely to double or even triple within decades. New data reveals the suburbs facing the biggest jumps.