|These maps clearly illustrates how Fracking on Roebuck Plains (Wetlands)will have a direct toxic effect not only on our ground water but also on Roebuck Bay a RAMSAR listed site. The Ramsar Convention (The Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, especially as Waterfowl Habitat 1971) is an intergovernmental multilateral treaty on the conservation of designated wetlands of international importance and the wise use of wetlands generally. Any significant groundwater pumping on Roebuck Plains (wetlands) will effect the quantities and quality of discharge of fresh groundwater into the Roebuck Bay ecosystem and our homes.|
A MAJOR national bank has been forced to remove more than 100 misleading out of order signs from its ATMs after being targeted by anti-coal activists.
A score of ANZ Banking Group machines sprawled across six capital cities were plastered with "out of order" signs on Sunday after campaigners launched their latest bid to draw attention to the bank's funding of the coal industry.