Sunday, February 17, 2019

NSW Government ‘abandoning rays to die’ in shark nets

Sea Shepherd has accused the NSW Government of deliberately abandoning rays trapped in Ballina shark nets to die after it was refused permission to rescue two animals yesterday, Sunday, January 7.

How innovative technology can stamp out illegal fishing and slavery in the tuna industry

WWF and its partners have introduced revolutionary blockchain technology to the Pacific Islands’ tuna industry, the first of its kind for this region, to help stamp out illegal fishing and human rights abuses.

Koalas are dramatically declining in Queensland: WWF Australia

WWF-Australia has produced a map based on Queensland Government habitat mapping, that shows the dramatic destruction and breakup of koala habitat in Queensland from historic and ongoing tree clearing.

More than a quarter of Australia’s ecosystems are not protected

MORE than a quarter - 27 per cent - of Australia’s unique ecosystems are not represented in any of the nation’s protected areas, WWF Australia reports.