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Mashable
An open letter to the Prime Minister on the climate crisis, from 154 scientistsPlant geneticist, ANU; Dr Caryl Bosman, Environmental planning researcher, Grif
An open letter to the Prime Minister on the climate crisis, from 154 scientists
Mashable / Posted an hour ago
Plant geneticist, ANU; Dr Caryl Bosman, Environmental planning researcher, Griffith University; Professor David Bowman, Forestry researcher, University of Tasmania; Dr Timothy Broadribb, Plant Scientist, University of Tasmania; Dr Helen Brown,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drones in science: Rising beyond pretty pictureswe can better understand the underlying forces responsible in the climate," say
Drones in science: Rising beyond pretty pictures
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
we can better understand the underlying forces responsible in the climate," says Dr Williams of the University of Tasmania. Dr Williams uses drones fitted with digital SLR cameras to calibrate information from satellites, including... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unions call for asbestos-free Hobart hospital site to protect workersUnions call for asbestos-free Royal Hobart Hospital site to protect workers Ta
Unions call for asbestos-free Hobart hospital site to protect workers
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
Unions call for asbestos-free Royal Hobart Hospital site to protect workers Tasmanian construction unions are urging the State Government to remove asbestos from the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) redevelopment site to improve... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Huon Valley Works aims to get Geeveston locals employedHuon Valley Works: Community employment hub helps locals find work despite fore
Huon Valley Works aims to get Geeveston locals employed
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Huon Valley Works: Community employment hub helps locals find work despite forestry downturn Driving into Geeveston, an hour south of Hobart, two large tree trunks on either side of the road welcome you to a "timber town". Many families in the area... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Climate refugees' to thank for Geeveston's economic resurgenceGeeveston's economy bounces back thanks to interstate migration While some Tas
'Climate refugees' to thank for Geeveston's economic resurgence
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
Geeveston's economy bounces back thanks to interstate migration While some Tasmanians like to head north for warmer weather during the winter months, some of Geeveston's newest faces say they have set up shop down south to escape the Sunshine... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cash pours in for Tasmanian heritage tourism projectsPrivate cash helps Tasmanian heritage tourism projects get off the ground The
Cash pours in for Tasmanian heritage tourism projects
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Private cash helps Tasmanian heritage tourism projects get off the ground The Tasmanian Government is trumpeting an influx of private money to help develop two World Heritage-listed sites, as the Greens call for greater transparency around private... Read more
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Manning River Times
Thursday, August 4, 2016and video here. BELLINGEN: While protesters at Tarkeeth State Forest are conti
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 21 days ago
and video here. BELLINGEN: While protesters at Tarkeeth State Forest are continuing to be a thorn in the side of NSW Forestry Corporation’s clear-fell logging project, nearby residents are still hopeful a meaningful discourse can provide a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Unions concerned untrained workers in danger on Myer redevelopment sitethe site, leading the State Government to announce an audit of paperwork relati
Unions concerned untrained workers in danger on Myer redevelopment site
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
the site, leading the State Government to announce an audit of paperwork relating to the redevelopment. The Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union's Kevin Harkins said the builders were under pressure to fix the site. "Everyone I think... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Safety concerns hamper Myer flooding remediationto rivulet into a torrent, which may have put pressure on the wall. Kevin Hark
Safety concerns hamper Myer flooding remediation
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
to rivulet into a torrent, which may have put pressure on the wall. Kevin Harkins, an organiser with the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union, was concerned water pressure may have weakened others points along the rivulet, which runs... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Water still entering flooded Myer redevelopmentto rivulet into a torrent, which may have put pressure on the wall. Kevin Hark
Water still entering flooded Myer redevelopment
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
to rivulet into a torrent, which may have put pressure on the wall. Kevin Harkins, an organiser with the Construction Forestry Mining and Energy Union, was concerned water pressure may have weakened others points along the rivulet, which runs... Read more
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Weekly Times
Colbeck loses Senate seatTASMANIAN agriculture advocate Richard Colbeck has lost his Senate seat, the Au
Colbeck loses Senate seat
Weekly Times / Posted 28 days ago
TASMANIAN agriculture advocate Richard Colbeck has lost his Senate seat, the Australian Electoral Commission confirmed today. As Mr Colbeck, who was first elected in 2002, accepted the result, citing his work with primary industries as a career... Read more

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