Climate change is increasing the frequency of bleaching events, just as it is making severe bushfires more common, which reduces the vibrant flora and fauna in each of these ecosystems.
Scientists say the World Heritage-listed site remains exposed to the effects of climate change, despite Australia’s campaign to block a proposed UNESCO “in-danger” rating.
Corporate Australia is voluntarily imposing a carbon tax on itself in an effort to keep pace with the global groundswell of ambitious climate action.
A major federal report has not modeled the cost of climate change despite the forecast of significant impacts to fossil fuel exports from global climate action.
The government’s new threatened species strategy is taking a fresh approach to stopping species disappearing from the planet in the wake of the Black Summer bushfires.
Threats to Australia’s biosecurity are on the rise due to growing trade, international travel, urbanisation, climate change and biodiversity loss.
Blue carbon stored in mangroves and seagrasses has emerged as a new element of Australia’s climate policy, and potentially an olive branch to Pacific nations.
Australia is banking on international action to tackle climate change, announcing on Thursday a $566 million fund for collaborations on new technologies.
NSW’s Nationals Agriculture Minister says his federal colleagues’ demands for agriculture to be excluded from carbon targets is just ‘political point-scoring’.