Bob Hawke’s courageous record for the environment: WWF Australia

THE World Wide Fund for Nature-Australia today mourns the loss of Bob Hawke whose record on the environment continues to enrich the lives of Australians.

30-year-old Coles plastic bag found in mangroves: WWF Australia

30 per cent of sea turtles dying off the Queensland coast are killed by plastic bags, reports WWF-Australia.

RSPCA calls for urgent action to address major live export loophole

RSPCA Australia has today called for urgent action by the Australian Government to address a loophole in live export regulations that allows the export of animals for breeding and dairy production purposes with no protection in importing countries.

Illegal shark finning in the Great Barrier Reef shows need for observers, conservation groups says

THE discovery of illegal shark finning in the Great Barrier Reef shows why independent observers need to be on boats to stop this activity, Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) and Humane Society International (HSI) says.