Japanese whalers retreat for the last time from the Southern Ocean

The return of the Japanese whaling fleet brings an end to the country’s whaling in the Antarctic Ocean for so-called "scientific research", which started in 1987.

Labor’s plastics plan a step towards tackling pollution tsunami, says AMCS

LABOR’s plan to “Create a Cleaner Australia” announced today is a welcome Federal commitment to start tackling the tsunami of plastic pollution, the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) says.

Adani fined for releasing polluted water into wetlands

ADANI should have been fixing its coal port rather than running an ad campaign to push through its mine, the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) says, after the miner was fined for exceeding its pollution limits at its Abbot Point port on the Great Barrier Reef coast.

Earth Hour 2019: Australians encouraged to support climate change action

Australians signing up to Earth Hour 2019 are demanding to federal politicians act now to ensure Australia gets back on track to meeting its international climate change commitments.