Yearly Archives: 2015

Lining up climate change targets

November 27, 2015

The Conservation Council welcomes the commitment by Federal Parliamentary Labor Leader Bill Shorten for Australia to be zero net emissions by 2050. However while the 45% reduction target by 2030 is a significant improvement on… Read more »

Weeds funding – looking at the figures

November 20, 2015

The Conservation Council has prepared a working version of a spreadsheet published by the Government following June 2015 Estimates questions. There was debate in the Legislative Assembly on 19 November 2015 on environmental weed management. Weed… Read more »

ACT Greenhouse Gas Inventory 2015

November 11, 2015

There is good news and bad news in the ACT Greenhouse Gas Inventory for 2014‑15 released 29 October 2015. The good news is that the ACT’s overall emissions and emissions-per-person are below the peak of… Read more »

Spring Mingle and Environment Awards 2015

October 31, 2015

The Spring Mingle held 30 October 2015 was a great event with a great location and fine weather. Thank you to all those who attended and especially thanks to the volunteers throughout the year and… Read more »

Spring Mingle 2015 and Environment Awards

Join us to celebrate our environment achievements at the 2015 Spring Mingle. Connect with other Canberrans and people from the region who are passionate about the environment. We will celebrate the announcement of the 2015 ACT… Read more »

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