Environment and Water

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

NSW dam proposals: no detail, no plan, no action

October 14, 2019

Labor welcomes the announcement of any serious proposals to resolve water security issues in drought ravaged communities in NSW, but we are yet to see any detail of these new dam investment proposals.

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Morrison's climate fictions

September 27, 2019

Australian scientists have come out in force to condemn Scott Morrison’s climate inaction.   After the Prime Minister’s laughable UN speech where he repeatedly fabricated the truth about Australia’s climate change action.

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UN IPCC special oceans report

September 26, 2019

The UN IPCC Special Report on Oceans and Cryosphere (or frozen areas) in a Changing Climate is a science reality check for the Prime Minister and the members of his climate denying government.   There is no beating around the bush, the IPCC’s findings are confronting and dangerous for Australia’s future, especially our treasured coastline.

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Morrison's climate disgrace

September 24, 2019

Scott Morrison and his Government will go to any lengths to avoid taking real action on climate change.   It’s a slap in the face to the hundreds of thousands of Australians who have been pleading for climate action and the clear majority of Australians who say they are concerned about the impacts of climate change, that Scott Morrison, even though in the US, will not even attend the UN Climate Action Summit.

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Treasurer's admission implicates him in serious breach of Ministerial Standards

September 24, 2019

The grasslands scandal grows as Treasurer Josh Frydenberg told the ABC yesterday he knew about Angus Taylor’s interest in a company being investigated by the Department of Environment and Energy for allegedly poisoning critically endangered grasslands, before he set up a meeting between Mr Taylor and the department.

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September 23, 2019

SUBJECTS: Carbon emissions; UN Climate Change Summit; net zero emissions by 2050; Drought Future Fund; Barnaby Joyce’s reports as text messages when Drought Envoy.

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