northern rivers environmental news

Council commits to 100% green energy target

Premium Content Council commits to 100% green energy target

Goals qualified by council staff as “ambitious but achievable”

Expert vet: ‘Clean the river and get cheaper, better prawns’

Premium Content Expert vet: ‘Clean the river and get cheaper, better prawns’

“We should have the biggest prawn nursery in NSW,” an aquatic vet has said.

Prawns: Eat them, but don't use them as bait

Premium Content Prawns: Eat them, but don't use them as bait

“This is not something we want to see in areas like Ballina, Tweed, Evans Head or...

Planting native trees in effort to keep rivers healthy

Premium Content Planting native trees in effort to keep rivers healthy

OzFish volunteers worked to help reinvigorate the ecosystem

Simple solution saves tonnes of pollution going into creek

Simple solution saves tonnes of pollution going into creek

MORE than 8650m of dirt roads were sealed, including known-problem and high-traffic...

Stunning film delves into alien-looking world of fungi

Premium Content Stunning film delves into alien-looking world of fungi

NORTHERN Rivers filmmakers are about to release their first feature documentary...

Sandbagging works continue at Byron Bay beach

Premium Content Sandbagging works continue at Byron Bay beach

Crown Land is doing ‘coastal protection work’ at a beachside cafe.

Gin, beer and muesli brands unite

Premium Content Gin, beer and muesli brands unite

”WE wanted to create a movement where climate change is a key business driver...

Medicinal cannabis company turning the region green

Premium Content Medicinal cannabis company turning the region green

A LISMORE-based medicinal cannabis biopharmaceutical will also grow native trees to...