Environment

Sat 23 Jun 2018

FARMERS: 5 phone apps you should download now

FARMERS: 5 phone apps you should download now

IT IS all there in the palm of your hand, but these hand tools may be under-utilised.

Sustainable choices for earth's future

Sustainable choices for earth's future

'The idea has been to hand on the benefits of modern living, so we need to do something to reduce, and hopefully stop and reverse, this trend.”

Fri 22 Jun 2018

Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

Up to 200mm of rain in 24 hours: 'Things may get freaky'

THE weather event hasn't been "locked in”, but one forecaster is giving Northern Rivers residents an early heads up about the possibility.

Thu 21 Jun 2018

‘Shame on you’: Fury at bag ban

‘Shame on you’: Fury at bag ban

CUSTOMERS have not taken the plastic bag ban well at all, leaving stores in disgust, accusing Coles and Woolies of profiteering.

A 'step backwards' for marine conservation?

premium_icon A 'step backwards' for marine conservation?

"Anything that reduces marine conservation is a step backwards... It's a shame this has happened,” scientist says.

BYPASS IMPACT: 8 threatened species, 430ha of cleared land

premium_icon BYPASS IMPACT: 8 threatened species, 430ha of cleared land

Public invited to view plans on limiting the environmental impact of the long-awaited Section D upgrade of the Bruce Highway's Cooroy-to-Curra stage.

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