northern rivers environment

Farmers turn to science to battle impacts of climate change

Premium Content Farmers turn to science to battle impacts of climate change

A NORTHERN NSW farmer says weather “anomalies” are becoming far more regular.

Endangered species saved from the brink of extinction

Premium Content Endangered species saved from the brink of extinction

TEN plants – a decade ago, that’s the total number of plants left in the wild of an...

Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

Premium Content Is the water really ‘teeming’ with sharks?

Experts, divers, surfers debate whether number of sharks is ‘normal’

Beach erosion is part of a bigger, ‘crucial’ issue

Premium Content Beach erosion is part of a bigger, ‘crucial’ issue

MAYOR says we must have an “expert led” approach to climate change, like we do for...

What is that strange structure on the edge of Emigrant Ck?

Premium Content What is that strange structure on the edge of Emigrant Ck?

THESE unique log fillets have been introduced to serve an important purpose.

This late night activity cost two fishermen $5000

Premium Content This late night activity cost two fishermen $5000

TWO fishermen have been caught up to no good during a late night outing.

Premium Content Thermal camera for koala detection...

Tamara Smith MP, Member for Ballina in collaboration with World Wildlife Fund (WWF)...

WATCH: Huge octopus found on North Coast beach

Premium Content WATCH: Huge octopus found on North Coast beach

Octopus with head the same size as a human’s saved

Why NSW Government has given 98ha of land away

Premium Content Why NSW Government has given 98ha of land away

The land exchange agreement will be a “significant boost”

Politicians divided over shark drone funding

Premium Content Politicians divided over shark drone funding

Some don’t think the region got its fair share of funding

Action needed now to save koalas from extinction by 2050

Premium Content Action needed now to save koalas from extinction by 2050

'The government needs to demonstrate it will protect their habitat'

‘Monoculture’ turned to diverse habitat in hinterland

Premium Content ‘Monoculture’ turned to diverse habitat in hinterland

“Some of our more threatened ecosystems (are) really on the edge.”

Some hope for guava hit by ‘ferocious’ disease

Premium Content Some hope for guava hit by ‘ferocious’ disease

IT’S suffered an “unprecedentedly” swift decline since being hit by a...

Lucky echidna suffers minor injuries after a wild ride

Premium Content Lucky echidna suffers minor injuries after a wild ride

THE monotreme climbed into the engine bay of a car which then travelled from Lennox...

SAVE ME: Barking owl on endangered bird list

Premium Content SAVE ME: Barking owl on endangered bird list

BUNGAWALBIN is a hot spot for the owl and sound recordings are tracking the...

CRACKDOWN: $1.5 million to stop illegal dumping

Premium Content CRACKDOWN: $1.5 million to stop illegal dumping

Dumped waste can harm our health and pollute the environment

Council sheds light on vital lessons after devastating loss

Premium Content Council sheds light on vital lessons after devastating loss

“THE fish kill … was significant and extremely distressing for everyone.”

Process that led to fish kill ‘flawed to its core’

Premium Content Process that led to fish kill ‘flawed to its core’

12.4 TONNES of dead fish were removed from the estuary’s banks after the...

Cape Byron is home to the last wild population of this native tree

Premium Content Cape Byron is home to the last wild population of this native...

A FUNGAL disease has decimated the species’ population across the country, but 10...

Forest saviours: groups unite to help critical habitat

Premium Content Forest saviours: groups unite to help critical habitat

$20,000 to support projects that protect vital rainforest region.

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