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So we don't lose the Great Barrier reef
Dredging is undertaken in Great Barrier Reef waters so that large coal, gas and other bulk carriers can access ports.
There are plans for mega ports along the coastline of the Great Barrier Reef.
The Reef could become a shipping superhighway, with up to 7,000 ships crisscrossing the Reef every year.
The Queensland Government appears to have a development-at-all-costs attitude to the Great Barrier Reef.
The Australian Minister for the Environment continues to focus on spinning the health of the Great Barrier Reef to members of the World Heritage Committee. Read More »
The Australian Marine Conservation Society has called on the Environment Minister Greg Hunt to stop misrepresenting the condition of the Reef. Read More »
The Australian Marine Conservation Society has criticised the Minister for the Environment, Greg Hunt for misrepresenting the plight of the Great Barrier Reef. Read More »
Welcome to the new look Fight for the Reef website and thank you so much for your support for the campaign to protect the Great Barrier Reef from rapid industrialisation.
A survey conducted in May 2014 revealed that protecting the Great Barrier Reef was considered the most important environmental issue for Australians (89%) with 52% saying it was very important and 37% moderately important. Read More »