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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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Australia will trump even Donald Trump and become the first nation to cut protections of its ocean estate if it implements plans, released today, to expose vulnerable areas of the marine environment to industrial fishing exploitation, a national alliance of environment groups said.

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Woolworths, Coles and Harris Farm ban the bag in Australia

The Boomerang Alliance, including the Australian Marine Conservation Society, has welcomed the announcement that Woolworths will ban lightweight plastic bags nationally from July 2018. Woolworths currently provide 3.2 billion plastic bags through their supermarkets annually.

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Media Release: Proposal for 1 million cubic metres of dredging threatens vulnerable Great Barrier Reef

The Environmental Impact Statement for the Ports North Cairns Shipping Development Project has been released, which would see 1 million cubic metres of dredging proposed for Trinity Inlet near Cairns. The Australian Marine Conservation Society has criticised the government for allowing the project to progress despite the Great Barrier Reef suffering back-to-back severe coral bleaching in the last two years.

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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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