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


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 and set Australia on a path beyond polluting energy towards a safer climate for all.

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SAVE OUR SANCTUARIES: Reject the Cutbacks

In 2012 Australia made history by declaring the world’s largest network of marine parks and sanctuaries - protecting the most biodiverse waters on our earth!

We safe guarded for sea turtles, blue whales, tuna, marlin, precious corals and much more.

But now these important sanctuaries are now at risk...

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All countries with World Heritage coral reefs must reduce carbon pollution to net zero, along with actively supporting its removal from the atmosphere and upper ocean, finds a paper released overnight by UNESCO, Impacts of Climate Change on World Heritage Coral Reefs: A First Global Assessment.

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MEDIA RELEASE: Our Great Barrier Reef and climate change confirmed for the agenda of the World Heritage Committee next month

Climate change, and its devastating impact on the Great Barrier Reef plus many other world heritage coral sites around the world, is on the agenda of next month’s crucial UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting in Poland, the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) said today.

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UN Chronicle Article: Protecting the Coral Sea - Cradle to the Great Barrier Reef

In 2012, Australia announced the world's largest representative national network of marine parks and sanctuaries. This network boasted 60 large marine parks around the nation's coastline. Now under 'review', the area most under threat is the Coral Sea – the cradle to the Great Barrier Reef.

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Join Fight For Our Reef!

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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