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Critically endangered turtle released into Fitzroy River

Premium Content Critically endangered turtle released into Fitzroy River

A Rockhampton person ‘admitted’ to keeping three turtles for a number of years...

Huge croc caught in Fitzroy River trap

Premium Content Huge croc caught in Fitzroy River trap

The 2.5m crocodile will be rehomed at the Koorana Crocodile farm.

Why dep’t is investigating death of sea animals on Bay beach

Premium Content Why dep’t is investigating death of sea animals on Bay beach

It comes after a variety of marine animals washed up.

Hunt is on for Rocky’s anti-croc vigilante as device found

Premium Content Hunt is on for Rocky’s anti-croc vigilante as device found

Crocodiles may be a protected species but that hasn’t stopped someone from planting...

Fate of seized sanctuary animals revealed

Premium Content Fate of seized sanctuary animals revealed

It comes after an ongoing dispute about whether they were healthy

Boatie busted bringing banned animal onto Fraser Island

Premium Content Boatie busted bringing banned animal onto Fraser Island

He was one of two people fined in as many days

Visitors’ return to island could mean dingo death warrant

Premium Content Visitors’ return to island could mean dingo death warrant

Life of island resident depends on human decisions

Fury over Inskip campsite bungle

Premium Content Fury over Inskip campsite bungle

Residents slam State Government for mixed messages

Driver 'runs down' dingo on Fraser Island

Premium Content Driver 'runs down' dingo on Fraser Island

'Unfortunately the dingo was killed'

Monster croc removed from CQ River

Premium Content Monster croc removed from CQ River

Authorities say bad fishing habits led to the removal

Crackdown on illegal dumping

Premium Content Crackdown on illegal dumping

ROCKHAMPTON and Livingstone councils will get State Government funding to help...

Isaac mine applies to double in size, employ hundreds

Premium Content Isaac mine applies to double in size, employ hundreds

Criticallly endangered plant, animal species identified in draft report

Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

Premium Content Santos fined $13k for causing ‘enviornmental nuisance’

Santos fined after complaint lodged on flaring.

Drums dumping questions remain

Premium Content Drums dumping questions remain

THIS is another example of secrecy where the public has a right to know.

Warning: Don’t eat fish from this lagoon

Warning: Don’t eat fish from this lagoon

A Queensland Government department has issued a public safety warning.

Environmental impacts of tidal lagoon dumping unknown

Premium Content Environmental impacts of tidal lagoon dumping unknown

THE extent of the environmental impacts remain unknown.

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