Experts have assessed the benefits and risks for marine ecosystems from carbon removal plans.

New research shows Greenland has lost 3.8 trillion tonnes of ice since 1992 – enough to push global sea levels up by 10.6 millimetres.

Indigenous groups have warned the NSW Government against scrapping the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

Sydney is now on level 2 water restrictions as New South Wales continues to struggle through severe fire and drought devastation.

Experts have created a high spatial resolution atlas that maps the environmental characteristics of all the globe’s rivers and catchments.

Almost 70 per cent of Queensland is now officially in drought, with eight new declarations this week.

Russia has suggested Australia follow its lead by building an offshore, floating nuclear reactor.

A new legal challenge will test whether native title holders can claim exclusive access to Australian beaches.

Metallic sludge is contaminating two Sydney dams.

A $100 million deal in South Australia will see water for fodder flow from next week.

A new Great Barrier Reef study shows how the reef copes with rapid sea-level rise.

The victims of the 2011 Queensland flood disaster have won a major class action against the State Government.

This year ends a decade of exceptional global heat, retreating ice and record sea levels driven by human activities.

CSIRO has outlined five key opportunities for hydrogen industry growth.

The Federal Water Minister says one state is blocking plans for more oversight of the Murray-Darling Basin.

The Australian Academy of Science is “greatly concerned” about the cherrypicking and misrepresentation of scientific evidence.

Researchers have for the first time measured the heart rate of the blue whale, and found it drops as low as two beats per minute when they dive.

Scientists have completed a new study on the extinction of Australia’s megafauna, and say their demise was not only because of people.

Murray Darling water woes have been blamed for the loss of jobs from drought-hit towns.

The Queensland Government is investigating a proposed 90-kilometre pipeline from South East Queensland to the Southern Downs.

South Australia's Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has discovered a large illegal waste dump.

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