Monthly Archives: June 2017

Recovery plan for Australia’s turtles at odds with government’s “clean coal” fantasy

Seismic noise, artificial lighting and chemical discharges from offshore oil and gas rigs are emerging as ┬ámajor threats to Australia’s marine turtle populations, according to a federal government conservation plan. Climate change and marine debris remain the most critical problems, … Continue reading

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