An evacuation order has been issued for some residents in a high-danger area for flooding in NSW with floodwaters expected to inundate roads.
Australia is at increasing risk of a phenomenon called ‘mega fires’ due to climate change according to alarming new research.
A new survey shows 49 per cent of Australians think life is getting worse, with COVID-19 and climate change major concerns.
A man has died after driving into Queensland floodwaters and it could take emergency services some time to retrieve his vehicle.
Entitlement or a genuine environmental issue? The December 8 meeting of council is set to be a doozy.
Australia is set to cop another deluge as thunderstorms sweep across the country after a month of already record-breaking weather.
Australia relies on China for 90 per cent of the imports of one technology ‘crucial’ to the country’s future.
Christmas Island's famous army of red crabs is on the move again amid ongoing efforts to protect them from imported yellow crazy ants.
Annastacia Palaszczuk has made a bold declaration to Queensland miners in the wake of a global climate conference.
The NSW government has committed to a plan to shrink the brumby population in Kosciuszko National Park to 3000 from more than 14,000.
Resources Minister Keith Pitt has supported the massive Woodside oil and gas project, while climate groups have slammed the development.
Greens leader Adam Bandt says his party will try and block $50 million in taxpayer funds being given to a new gas project in the Beetaloo Basin.
Environmentalists are ‘horrified’ a massive gas project that could damage Indigenous artefacts and produce epic amounts of carbon emissions has been approved.
Ellen Ransley and Rebecca Le May
Wellington National Park is set for a landmark 7000ha expansion which Premier Mark McGowan says will “preserve it forever” and provide further opportunity to grow Collie’s tourism industry.
Horticultural expansion in Myalup could see a loss of habitat for more than four endangered and critically endangered native species and draws unprecedented backlash from neighbours.
This ugly problem could be a thing of the past under new laws that threaten supermarkets with big fines if it isn’t cleaned up.
She is one of the world’s biggest singers, but this popstar is now joining reef conservation efforts thanks to a little Australian.
A quick-thinking police officer has pulled off a stunning rescue of two young boys during a natural disaster in regional Australia.
Claims of rushed vegetation clearing and a threat to the endangered marsupial mouse have put the approval of WA's Mulga Rock uranium mine in the spotlight.
Communities across two states are on alert, bracing for severe thunderstorms, damaging winds and the return of floodwaters.
National parks across NSW have received a funding boost, with an extra $91.5 million to be set aside from the state's COVID recovery fund to boost eco-tourism.
Public submissions have closed for the NSW government's draft wild horse management plan for Kosciuszko National Park but debate on the subject is still fierce.
The award recognised South Coast NRM’s broad and long-term role in protecting the region’s environment.
A new report undermines Brazilian government claims it's curbing illegal logging in the Amazon, suggesting deforestation has jumped by almost a quarter.
Jake Spring and Anthony Boadle
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