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March 07, 2014

Carving up food lands for coal transport in Central Queensland. In March 2014, Lock the Gate Alliance released a new report that reveals a Queensland Government proposal to declare a State Development Area (GBSDA) across 2 million hectares in Central Queensland, to facilitate coal...

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Draining the Lifeblood

March 30, 2013

Groundwater impacts of coal mining in the Galilee Basin The Draining the Lifeblood report [PDF 4MB], and updated estimates of cumulative water impacts, raise alarm bells about the potentially devastating impacts on groundwater resources from 9 proposed new 'mega' coal mines in the Galilee Basin, Central Queensland.  This...

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