- Rivers SOS is an alliance of over 40 environmental and community groups concerned with the protection of the integrity of river systems and water sources from the impacts of mining and other extractive industries.
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A new national alliance has been formed to oppose coal and methane gas exploration in Australia. They’re called the Lock the Gate Alliance. They recognise, among other problems with coal and methane gas, the “long term cost of our water”. … Continue reading
Sydney Morning Herald November 25, 2010 IT WAS the cradle of a national plan to regenerate farms and fight salinity, but a Hunter Valley horse stud is now a target for a new coalmine. Peter Andrews developed the practice of … Continue reading
Newcastle Herald 8th November 2010 The state government is lagging behind its timetable for a new coalmining strategy to address land-use conflicts across NSW as it continues to process plans for multimillion-dollar new and expanded Hunter mines. A new cabinet … Continue reading