- 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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Rivers SOS organised a screening of Gasland at Campbelltown Arts Centre on Sunday afternoon. Our guest speaker was John Hatton who opened with a fiery condemnation of corruption in the approvals process for mining and CSG extraction, adding that both major parties were/would … Continue reading
You might have heard about the environmental impacts of coal mining, but what about the human health impacts? The Lock The Gate Alliance is hosting an experts forum on the topic, addressing: links between the health of the environment and human … Continue reading
The National Toxics Network has called for a ban on fraccing, a practice used to extract coal seam gas. They reported that: NTN’s assessment has found that only 2 out of the 23 most commonly used fracking chemicals in Australia … Continue reading