northern rivers environment

Praying for rain just doesn't cut it

premium_icon Praying for rain just doesn't cut it

Places are burning that have not burned in recorded history

SCU professor witnesses 'world's biggest orgasm'

premium_icon SCU professor witnesses 'world's biggest orgasm'

Reef explodes with life in one of nature's greatest spectacles

'Decimated': Green lungs of Australia are being choked

premium_icon 'Decimated': Green lungs of Australia are being choked

Rainforest pioneers helpless as their world goes up in smoke

When bushfires create their own 'perfect storm'

premium_icon When bushfires create their own 'perfect storm'

The clouds can make fires more difficult and hazardous to fight

Complaints of illegal asbestos handling investigated

premium_icon Complaints of illegal asbestos handling investigated

The council has been inspecting the site of the business

Byron Shire residents told get ready for water restrictions

premium_icon Byron Shire residents told get ready for water restrictions

Level 1 restrictions will be introduced if there's no rain this week

'BROWN OUT': Is it okay to water your lawn during a drought?

premium_icon 'BROWN OUT': Is it okay to water your lawn during a drought?

No water restrictions in Lismore, but should we use sprinklers?

Potentially millions of animals lost in bushfires

premium_icon Potentially millions of animals lost in bushfires

North Coast Environmental Council is calling for wildlife reform

WATER CRISIS: Dam down to 26 per cent

premium_icon WATER CRISIS: Dam down to 26 per cent

Council works towards a sustainable water future

Tis the season for birds and birdwatching

premium_icon Tis the season for birds and birdwatching

Keep your eyes peeled for birds this National Bird Week

Fire burning near Wardell is out of control, RFS warns

Fire burning near Wardell is out of control, RFS warns

There are currently eight fires burning across the Northern Rivers

Damn, it's getting tight for water in our dams

premium_icon Damn, it's getting tight for water in our dams

Lack of rainfall affecting region's water supply

$24M promise to help drought-proof Tenterfield

premium_icon $24M promise to help drought-proof Tenterfield

New legislation will fast-track a 100 gigalitre dam for the shire

Faecal pollution or pristine waters: How swimming spots rate

premium_icon Faecal pollution or pristine waters: How swimming spots rate

Some locations were found to be "not always suitable for swimming"

UNDER CONTROL: Drake fire has now burnt more than 73,000ha

premium_icon UNDER CONTROL: Drake fire has now burnt more than 73,000ha

RFS urges people to remain alert as hotter condtions expected

WaterNSW plan a 'fanciful' idea

premium_icon WaterNSW plan a 'fanciful' idea

Clarence MP denies plans to re-direct coastal river inland

Wires 'stretched to the limit' by flying fox calls

premium_icon Wires 'stretched to the limit' by flying fox calls

Flying fox populations are suffering mass kills during the drought

Inquiry is first step in saving koalas: Greens

premium_icon Inquiry is first step in saving koalas: Greens

Northern Rivers selected for koala inquiry hearing

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