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Conservation vs. Mining Industry

Thursday 1st August / presented by Ed Williams

We could soon be calling it the Great Barren Reef if mining and gas companies get their way.

Conservation groups preparing for battle with the mining industry as it pushes to promote and fast track projects that threaten natural wonders like our Great Barrier Reef.

A national campaign has been launched on the impact of mining related shipping and dredging on the once pristine reef.

A campaign that says conservation groups have had it too easy for too long.

Greenpeace Queensland Campaigner Louise Matheson has an eye on unfolding events…

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