Ecotourism in national parks – A bad development?

28 March, 2019

Plans to encourage ecotourism in the state’s national parks have provoked alarm among the community, and concerns it could lead to inappropriate development that may jeopardise our most precious natural areas.

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Case Explainer: Adani’s North Galilee Water Scheme - Federal Judicial Review

13 August, 2019

On 12 June 2019, the Federal Minister for the Environment agreed to court orders conceding the case against her by our client Australian Conservation Foundation over Adani’s controversial North Galilee Water Scheme project. 

The result is a massive win for ACF and the result of more than 1000 hours of painstaking legal work by the EDO Qld team.

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Nature & the Reef

LTG seeks reasons for Blair Athol mining lease transfer

13 August, 2019

EDO Qld is acting for Lock the Gate Alliance Ltd (LTG) in the Supreme Court to obtain reasons for the Queensland Government’s decision to approve transfer of the Blair Athol mining lease in central Queensland.  LTG is concerned about the ability of junior miner Orion Mining to meet rehabilitation requirements on the site left by former operator Rio Tinto.

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