Environment and Water

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

Keelty Report scathing on lack of basin-wide leadership

April 17, 2020

The Keelty Report into the Murray-Darling Basin has delivered a scathing assessment of the Morrison Government’s lack of leadership in the Basin.

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End the mismanagement: Reef key to Coronavirus jobs recovery

April 16, 2020

Reports today that scientific investment is underway to mitigate damage to the Great Barrier Reef are an important reminder of the Coalition Government’s appalling mismanagement of the Reef in the past seven years.

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Government must act on koala habitat destruction

April 13, 2020

Today’s reports of koala habitat destruction shows the Morrison government is failing to do enough to protect the iconic Australian species, Terri Butler said.

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$100 Million Envi-Rort-Ment funds for Morrisons benefit

March 03, 2020

Bombshell revelations in Senate Estimates today reveal that the Morrison Government has used the $100 million Environment Restoration Fund as yet another dodgy slush fund to re-elect Liberals and Nationals.

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World Wildlife Day cause for concern

March 03, 2020

It’s World Wildlife Day today and in 2020 Australia’s wildlife is confronting unprecedented challenges.

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Reef decoy report confirms PR role is for Morrison, not reef, should be abolished

February 13, 2020

The Morrison Government’s “Reef Envoy” role should be abolished, as Warren Entsch has confirmed he’s nothing more than a “Reef Decoy” tasked with marketing the Morrison Government rather than advocating for the Reef.

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OUR STRONG VOICE FOR THE SOUTHSIDE