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Hi-tech navy joins search for illegal fishers in QLD waters

Premium Content Hi-tech navy joins search for illegal fishers in QLD waters

The surveillance from Townsville down to the Fraser Coast included helicopters and...

More illegal fishing “threatens” Whitsunday reefs

Premium Content More illegal fishing “threatens” Whitsunday reefs

Authorities have continued to find fishers flaunting the rules around where and how...

Fishing vessels offered rebate for tracking devices

Fishing vessels offered rebate for tracking devices

The State Govt will offer up to $970 in rebates for approved units.

Crown of thorns starfish hits reef close to home

Crown of thorns starfish hits reef close to home

Starfish infestation to be culled within the next month.

SOAP BOX: Great Barrier Reef’s long history of abuse

SOAP BOX: Great Barrier Reef’s long history of abuse

The reef was brighter and healthier 15 years ago.

Great Barrier Reef coral bleach threat upgraded to level 3

Great Barrier Reef coral bleach threat upgraded to level 3

THE Great Barrier Reef is under increasing threat.

UPDATE: State Govt calls for action on reef coral bleaching

UPDATE: State Govt calls for action on reef coral bleaching

Patchy bleaching has been detected on multiple reefs, GBRMPA says

Five years for reef authority to improve permit system

Five years for reef authority to improve permit system

Uproar over Abbott Pt dredging project triggered system audit

Four-fold increase in fishing offences

Four-fold increase in fishing offences

In 2014-15, 538 recreational fishing offences were reported

Audit shows details of GBRMPA's investigations problems

Audit shows details of GBRMPA's investigations problems

More problems found in GBRMPA's Abbot Point investigations

JCU finds potentially toxic coal dust near Hay Point

JCU finds potentially toxic coal dust near Hay Point

Study finds potentially toxic coal dust contaminated sediments

Report: Audit ignores public sector's wider value to society

Report: Audit ignores public sector's wider value to society

Stone: Wider value of public service’s work to society overlooked

Reef Trust may be funded by slashing water quality funds

Reef Trust may be funded by slashing water quality funds

Questions about funding remain unanswered

Environment group takes Barrier Reef authority to court

Environment group takes Barrier Reef authority to court

North Queensland Conservation Council files appeal in tribunal

Barrier Reef board members have no conflict of interest

Barrier Reef board members have no conflict of interest

Inquiry found the allegations of conflicts were “unfounded

Govt ignored reef authority's concerns about dredging

Govt ignored reef authority's concerns about dredging

Reef authority warned Environment Department twice of concerns

Project decisions will be made before reef board probe

Project decisions will be made before reef board probe

Minister says deadline for Arrow and Abbot Point will stay in place

Minister orders inquiry into reef protection agency

Minister orders inquiry into reef protection agency

Environment Minister orders inquiry into barrier reef authority

Senate hears current culling program having positive effect

Senate hears current culling program having positive effect

Paying farmers still most strategic defence, senate hears