Campaign launched to recruit champions for Australia’s sharks and rays

TWO peak ocean conservation groups want thousands of everyday Australians to become champions for the country’s unique sharks and rays that are threatened by fishing and government-sanctioned culling.

Koala crisis: national icon should be listed ‘endangered’ in NSW & Queensland

THE federal government should upgrade the listing for koalas from ‘vulnerable’ to ‘endangered’ in New South Wales and Queensland.

‘Confused’ Australians want to recycle but are making mistakes: Planet Ark

AUSTRALIANS are still keen to recycle household waste, but they have become overconfident and confused as they make mistakes that can be avoided.

Shark Report Card shows Australia must do better: AMCS

THE publication of Australia’s first ever ‘Shark Report Card’ has been welcomed by leading shark conservation groups. The report highlights serious conservation concerns for Australia's iconic marine species, including endangered scalloped hammerhead sharks and critically endangered largetooth and green sawfishes.