northern rivers environment

VIDEO: Snake goes to extraordinary lengths to eat its lunch

premium_icon VIDEO: Snake goes to extraordinary lengths to eat its lunch

Footage captures a snake hanging from an antenna while eating a bird

Red alert warning lifted at popular swimming spot

premium_icon Red alert warning lifted at popular swimming spot

Lake is now at green alert with no visible scums present

Incentives for farmers to help protect Richmond River

premium_icon Incentives for farmers to help protect Richmond River

Project to deliver improved effluent management over 100 hectares

Red alert warnings issued for popular waterways

Red alert warnings issued for popular waterways

Warnings have been issued because of dangerous water quality

'This is our home but it's become a war zone'

premium_icon 'This is our home but it's become a war zone'

Planning for the park has been the subject of a long-running battle

Recycling centre open hours have changed

premium_icon Recycling centre open hours have changed

Don't get caught out by new operating hours

Red alert levels still in place at popular swimming spot

Red alert levels still in place at popular swimming spot

Water quality at lake poses a health risk to swimmers

Why fish die in the Richmond River

premium_icon Why fish die in the Richmond River

Scientist explains recent "fish kill” in the Richmond River.

No rain in sight and we're using more water than ever

premium_icon No rain in sight and we're using more water than ever

Rocky Creek Dam levels drop 'concerning'.

Rules you should know before leaving water out for wildlife

premium_icon Rules you should know before leaving water out for wildlife

Gestures can mean the difference between life and death for animals

RED ALERT: Warning issued over algae in Richmond River

RED ALERT: Warning issued over algae in Richmond River

It's the second algae alert for the region this week

Waking up to dead cows 'disappointing'

premium_icon Waking up to dead cows 'disappointing'

"Only 3-5 per cent are trying to do the right thing"

Park will close to protect bats during heatwave

premium_icon Park will close to protect bats during heatwave

If temperatures exceed 40C, the council will close public access

RED ALERT: Warning issued over algae at lake

RED ALERT: Warning issued over algae at lake

Current advice is to avoid swimming at this time

How the solar train can power 11 households a year

premium_icon How the solar train can power 11 households a year

Train has clocked up a lot of energy during its time on the tracks

Is our solar train the solution to climate change?

premium_icon Is our solar train the solution to climate change?

New report suggests adopting solar technology could slash emissions

'Bigger than CSG': calls for deep look at water extraction

premium_icon 'Bigger than CSG': calls for deep look at water extraction

A community group has called for a broader scope to industry review

Shark sighting closes crowded beach

Shark sighting closes crowded beach

The beach will remain closed until deemed safe

Look but don't touch: Why you shouldn't swim at these spots

premium_icon Look but don't touch: Why you shouldn't swim at these spots

Come here to be impressed, not to undress to your budgie smugglers

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