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

PROUDLY PART OF THE #STOPADANI ALLIANCE

Stopping Adani Coal is the fight of our times! The #StopAdani Alliance is a growing network of 1.5 million people building the biggest movement in Australia’s history.

We aim to stop Adani’s Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Project, steering  Australia beyond polluting energy, towards a safer climate.

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SAVE OUR SANCTUARIES: Reject the Cutbacks

In 2012 Australia created the world’s largest marine parks network - a global inspiration. However, in 2013 the new Abbott Government suspended these parks and ordered a ‘review’.

Now a butchery of our Marine Parks is proposed by the Turnbull Government’s new management plans. 

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APPLY NOW: Campaigner training - the annual Felicity Whishart Program

The late Felicity ‘Flic’ Wishart was an instrumental leader for the Australian environment movement. An immensely talented, passionate campaigner and communicator, Flic was also a trusted mentor for many young women.

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MEDIA RELEASE: QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT MUST BAN GREAT BARRIER REEF TRANS-SHIPPING - OR BREAK ELECTION PROMISE

In response to the draft consultation paper released today by the Queensland government on trans-shipping in the Great Barrier Reef, the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) has called on the government to fully implement its 2015 election commitment.

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MEDIA RELEASE: COAL FOUND IN CALEY WETLANDS. ADANI CAN’T BE TRUSTED TO STOP POLLUTION

Confirmation that nationally significant wetlands were polluted with coal from Adani’s Abbot Point terminal is further evidence the company cannot be trusted to protect our Great Barrier Reef, clean water and wildlife, leading Australian conservation groups have warned.

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It’s our Reef. Help Fight for it!

Our Great Barrier Reef is in crisis - after severe coral bleaching events two years back-to-back, climate change and the threat of Adani's mega mine.

Our Reef needs URGENT action: what we do today will decide if it dies or thrives! But time is fast running out for our much loved Aussie treasure...

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Love your seafood but also love our oceans? We are proud to offer Australia's first online sustainability guide to seafood.

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