Environment and Water

Terri's media releases in her work as Shadow Minister for the Environment and Water.

Coalition deniers at it again

July 15, 2020

Coalition MP Craig Kelly has mounted an extraordinary attack on the Bureau of Meteorology in a Facebook post shared more than one thousand times in 36 hours.

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Parks announcement welcome but this government is big on talk, short on delivery

July 12, 2020

Labor welcomes today’s reports the Government intends to invest additional funding in National Parks, but announcements alone are not enough.

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Half-a-billion dollar Reef rort on shaky foundations

July 11, 2020

Less than seven per cent of The Great Barrier Reef Foundation’s private sector funding goal has been reached, blowing Scott Morrison’s justification for giving the foundation almost half a billion dollars out of the tropical water.

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Transcript - RN Breakfast - environment mismanagement and cuts

June 26, 2020

It's not green tape, it's blue tape that's causing the difficulties. I think that one of the great things about this report is it actually shows how important it is to make sure that the resourcing and the processes in the department are aligned with the objectives of the EPBC Act and the report itself didn't find any difficulties with the Act's objectives. It said the Department's work is not aligned with those objectives. They can't be confi...

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Morrison government mismanagement smashed by Auditor General report

June 25, 2020

The Auditor General has delivered a report smashing the Morrison Government’s credibility and management of major project approvals and environmental protection.

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One hundred dams promise is still a mirage

June 15, 2020

Today in Question Time the Morrison Government was unable to name one dam they had built, despite the Liberal Nationals promise to build 100 dams when they were first elected in 2013.

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