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Is the Newman Government planning to mine in national parks?

October 24, 2012

A memo sent to employees of Queensland’s Parks and Wildlife Service raises the possibility of the Newman government allowing mining and coal seam gas in the state’s national parks, conservation areas and state forests and urges them to think more positively about such uses....

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New report finds coal seam gas will undermine Australian economy

October 18, 2012

A new report by the Australian Industry Group and the Plastics and Chemicals Association has re-ignited the debate over coal seam gas and given new impetus to the Lock the Gate movement. The report, entitled Large scale export of East Coast Australia natural gas:Unintended consequences has...

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