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[20 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
Proposal for animal property rights causes a stir

A proposal by university professor Dr John Hadley to grant endangered animals property rights has caused a number of farmers groups and ecologists to react. Jamesina McLeod reports.

Climate Change, Headline, Wildlife »

[8 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Indigenous fishing tradition in danger of disappearing

The number of indigenous fishermen on the NSW south coast has fallen to just eight and the 125 year old tradition is now in danger of disappearing. Daniel Walsh writes.

Biodiversity, Headline, News, Wildlife »

[6 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
Caulerpa taxifolia: the silent killer

There is a silent killer taking over Sydney’s harbour. Jessica Hynes writes about the spread of Caulerpa taxifolia and how it affects biodiversity in our harbour.

Biodiversity, Law & Ethics, News, Wildlife »

[29 Oct 2010 | 4 Comments | ]
The caged puppy crisis

Man’s best friend is facing a crisis as puppy farming rapidly becomes one of Australia’s most pressing animal welfare problems. Christie Sinclair reports.

Audio, Climate Change, News, Wildlife »

[13 Oct 2010 | No Comment | ]
Snowy falls seek green light

A cloudseeding program in the Snowy Mountains may become a permanent fixture if the NSW government gives its approval. Michael Kermode reports.

News, Reports, Wildlife »

[23 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]
The shark in the soup

In part two of Audrey Lee‘s shark investigation, she learns about why man continues to threaten this magnificent predator of the seas. Image: Andrew Fung

News, Reports, Wildlife »

[6 Sep 2010 | 7 Comments | ]
Sharks not the villain of the sea, man is

Last month’s shark attack in Western Australia has many believing the myth that all sharks are killers. But experts say man does more damage to sharks than the other way around. Image: Terry Goss. By Audrey Lee.

Biodiversity, GEJI, Wildlife »

[4 Sep 2010 | 6 Comments | ]
Wildlife warriors stand strong

Erika Tumambing reports on the silent heroes of Australian wildlife and the struggles they must overcome to save the country’s native animals. Image: Pip_Wilson

News, Sustainability, Wildlife »

[3 Sep 2010 | 5 Comments | ]
Why have all the fish gone?

In the second part of Anna Hager’s investigation, she looks at what is being done to cultivate the Bluefin tuna industry from near collapse.

News, Sustainability, Wildlife »

[1 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]
Why is the tuna industry so blue?

Shocking facts have been revealed about the global depletion of the stock of all three bluefin tuna species in recent times. Anna Hager investigates.