Donna Carey

  • wants to volunteer 2020-06-13 07:19:36 +1000

    Volunteer for Narrabri 2020

    The decision for the Narrabri gas project is coming up soon. Can you volunteer to help out at this crucial moment?


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  • signed Stop the Narrabri gas project 2020-06-10 07:45:34 +1000

    Help Stop Santos’ Coal Seam Gas Project in Narrabri

    1,012 signatures

    PETITION to the Deputy Premier, Independent Planning Commission and Planning Minister Rob Stokes:

    We oppose Santos’ Narrabri Gas Project across the Pilliga forest and farmland near Narrabri due to:

    • The risk and damage it would bring to the groundwater of the Great Artesian Basin
    • The hundreds of thousands of tonnes of salty waste it would produce, with no disposal solution
    • The spread of gasfields across the North West region’s farmland that would follow
    • The fact it would do zero to address high gas prices, in fact it could lock in higher prices.
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  • signed Stop Origin Fracking the NT 2019-11-14 06:51:46 +1100

    Stop Origin Fracking the NT

    Origin Energy are lining up to frack the Northern Territory this year, and in the firing line are some magical places, including recharge zones of Mataranka Hot Springs.

    Traditional Owners have told us that Origin Energy has ignored their concerns about fracking and not properly laid out the risks involved.

    Fracking the NT would be a disaster for the landscape, communities and waterways. Plus it would unleash massive emissions of methane, a greenhouse gas, and fuel global warming.

    We need to build a powerful movement of people willing to spread the word and take on Origin at every level, from their head offices to their board rooms.

    6,258 signatures

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    I will stand up and be a part of the massive people-powered movement to stop Origin Energy’s plans to frack the Territory.

    Sign the pledge here and help stop Origin.

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  • donated 2018-06-13 09:51:46 +1000

    Chip In Today To Stop Adani's Water Grab

    $5,520.00 raised
    GOAL: $5,000.00

    The Adani mine puts our precious water resources at risk - rivers, springs and groundwater.

    Can you chip in to protect our water from this dangerous mine?

    With your support we can:

    • Run water forums in regional areas
    • Support graziers to have their voices heard
    • Get more expert advice about the impacts of the mine
    • Build the campaign to cancel Adani's water licences. 

    Just $25 today can make a huge difference. Don't let Adani hang Queensland out to dry.

    You can also share the Adani pledge on Facebook and Twitter!

                             

                           



    Read more facts with references about the impacts of the Adani mine on our precious water resources here.

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  • signed Mine Rehab Petition 2017-01-03 07:28:54 +1100

    Make Coal Giants Pay for Mine Clean-Up

    Our new report – Abandoned Mines in Queensland: Toxic Time-bomb or Employment Opportunity? – calls for big mining companies to cover the cost of rehabilitating the State’s abandoned mines and estimates that this would generate 6000 jobs in regional Queensland!

    There are too many large abandoned mines, and the full cost of cleaning them up is too large and should not fall on taxpayers. If mines are levied to pay for the clean up, they can also create jobs in the process.

    Why should we miss out on hundreds of schools and hospitals because we’re footing the bill for the mess left behind by irresponsible mining companies?

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    9,420 signatures

    We call on the NSW and Queensland Premiers to strengthen weak mining laws and force companies to honour their obligations to rehabilitate their mines. The following needs to be done:

    1. Increase the required deposit to cover rehabilitation costs
    2. Require all future mines to backfill their mining pits and protect water resources
    3. Establish an independent authority to monitor and enforce mine rehabilitation
    4. Penalise companies who breach rehabilitation requirements.


    Together we can ensure that the mining industry is held to account and that our land and water resources are protected against abandoned mines.

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