Australia’s top coral expert has been acknowledged for his courage in promoting science.

A new collaboration will test high-tech sewer monitoring technology in Sydney.

Experts say a worst-case-scenario oil spill in the Great Australian Bight could reach as far as Port Macquarie in NSW.

The Climate Council says the severe drought gripping much of Australia has been exacerbated by climate change.

A new research partnership will see vast amounts of WA agricultural data collected and analysed to help farmers make more informed decisions.

Federal and state governments have committed $30 million to upgrade the Wilcannia Weir in NSW.

The fishing industry wants to access drought support schemes.

New measures have been announced to save water for critical needs in NSW’s Namoi valley.

The Murray–Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) says its Hume Dam power generation trials will start soon.

Woodside Energy says it will extend the life of its North West Shelf beyond 2025.

Adani has bypassed the need for a full environmental impact assessment, against governmental advice.

BHP Billiton is being sued for about £5 billion by Brazilian victims of the Samarco dam collapse.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison will announce new funding for water infrastructure in Townsville during his bus tour of Queensland.

There are calls this week for an inquiry into the commercial extraction of water from the New South Wales Northern Rivers.

A review of Melbourne rivers has revealed a cocktail of pharmaceuticals that could put wildlife at risk.

A new report exposes a major coal mine rehabilitation deficit in NSW.

Victoria has signed its largest ever native title claim.

Advocates are concerned that funds previously earmarked for the NDIS are being used to fund drought relief.

The Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) has been accused of maladministration.

NSW has announced a suite of changes to its Safe and Secure Water program.

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