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The Australian Marine Conservation Society is Australia's only national charity dedicated exclusively to protecting ocean wildlife and their homes.

Help get our Reef election ad on TV

The Queensland Government has been fast-tracking industrial mega ports alongside the Reef, its corals, turtles and fish. There are plans to dredge millions of tonnes of seabed and dump it in the Reef’s water or its precious wetlands.

If all the expansion plans go ahead the Reef could become a shipping superhighway.

But we can change that. The election on 31 January will give us a chance to stop the destruction and protect our Reef.

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Give Frank a Break

AMCS has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer. 

With his comic genius, Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...

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News

Parties to be quizzed over Reef policies at public forum in Brisbane

The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has encouraged people concerned about the future of the Great Barrier Reef to take advantage of an opportunity to quiz prospective political representatives about their Reef policies.

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Queensland Resources Council wants your money to dredge in Reef’s waters

The Australian Marine Conservation Society today called on the Queensland Resources Council to stop campaigning for taxpayer’s money to be used on dredging and dumping projects in the waters of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Queensland election 2015: Adani underlines commitment to Galilee Basin coal mine plans

Indian mining giant Adani says it is committed to developing its Galilee Basin coal mine in Queensland whoever wins office at the state election.

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Australia's Sustainable Seafood Guide

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We all know that our oceans are vulnerable to overfishing. But the good news is, there's still plenty of great seafood that doesn't come with a heavy cost to our environment.

Australia’s Sustainable Seafood Guide has been revised, revamped and updated!

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Fight for the Reef shirt

The Great Barrier Reef is one of the natural wonders of the world. But it is under threat from the most widespread, rapid and damaging set of industrial developments in Queensland’s history.

Show your support for our campaign to Fight for the Reef with one of these colourful reef shirts!

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