Mar 202014
 
Pilliga/Santos Update - No Fibs

Gas fracking giant Santos has been found guilty of poisoning an aquifer in the Pilliga Forest in north-west NSW with radioactive uranium 20 times safe levels as well as toxic heavy metals. This is the first official case of aquifer contamination from coal seam gas operations in Australia – and possibly the world. This destroys [...]

Feb 072014
 
Gomeroi Elders, Whitehaven, Hunt, ABC

Filed by Margo Kingston:  On 19 January coal mining companies Boggabri Coal defaced a scared Scar Tree while bulldozing for a coal rail line across the Namoi River, a joint venture with Whitehaven Coal. Before felling an ancient River Red Gum after police arrested Susie Russell for trying to stop it they painted two white stripes [...]