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MEDIA RELEASE 26.07.2016The EDO Northern Territory analysis of where the major parties stand on 12 priority areas for reform of environmental law.The analysis can be found here: http://issuu.com/edonorthernterritory/docs/the_2016_election_vfinal?workerAddress=ec2-52-201-249-239.compute-1.amazonaws.com  The Environmental Defenders Office NT have this afternoon released its analysis of the environmental law reform policy commitments from the major parties. EDO Principal Lawyer David Morris stated that […] Continue Reading →

http://edont.org.au/2132-2/

Kulaluk Lease Area – Proposed Heritage Declaration

Some of you will have attended a meeting on Saturday 19 March 2016 about the proposed heritage declaration for the Kulaluk Lease Area.  Below is the published ‘Statement of Heritage Value’ for the area, as drafted by the Northern Territory Heritage Council.  It is open for comment until 28 March 2016Statement of Heritage Value – Kulaluk […] Continue Reading →

Media release: Water Discussion Paper

MR – Water Planning

A framework for corruption

A framework for corruption On Thursday, Planning Minister, Dave Tollner made a decision to spot rezone a large parcel of land in Darwin’s Gardens precinct. This decision, along with many others over the past 12 months have generated significant debate in the community about the appropriateness of the NT’s planning laws. While an anti corruption […] Continue Reading →

MEDIA RELEASE: PORT REFERRAL OPEN FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

Media release – Port Melville Referral http://www.environment.gov.au/cgi-bin/epbc/epbc_ap.pl?name=referral_detail&proposal_id=7510 Comments can be submitted by: Post: Referral Business Entry Point Environment Assessment Branch Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities GPO Box 787 CANBERRA ACT 2601 Fax: 02 6274 1789 Email: epbc.referrals@environment.gov.au

SUPREME COURT WIN FOR TOP END RIVERS

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS OFFICE & ENVIRONMENT CENTRE NORTHERN TERRITORY JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Supreme Court quashes water licences after legal challenge by Environment Centre NT The Northern Territory Supreme Court has today quashed the decisions of the Minister for Land Resource Management, Willem Westra Van Holthe, to grant 18 groundwater extraction licences from aquifers underpinning major tropical […] Continue Reading →

MEDIA RELEASE: HERE FOR ANOTHER YEAR

One year more! Environmental Law Centre confirms it will continue to help the community protect the environment and ensure government accountability until at least the next Territory election.a> Riding on the back of an enormous wave of public support, the Northern Territory’s only community legal centre specialising in environmental law, the Environmental Defenders Office (EDO), […] Continue Reading →

EDO NORTHERN TERRITORY ABORIGINAL ART AUCTION RUNNING SHEET

EDO Northern Territory – Art Auction Running Sheet

EDONT ABORIGINAL ART AUCTION – 24 HOURS TO GO

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENDERS OFFICE & ENVIRONMENT CENTRE NORTHERN TERRITORY JOINT MEDIA RELEASE Supreme Court quashes water licences after legal challenge by Environment Centre NT The Northern Territory Supreme Court has today quashed the decisions of the Minister for Land Resource Management, Willem Westra Van Holthe, to grant 18 groundwater extraction licences from aquifers underpinning major tropical […] Continue Reading →

http://edont.org.au/1897/