The Conservation Council of South Australia (Conservation SA) welcomes the opportunity to make a response to the review into regulations enabling the use of pyramid nets as permitted fishing devices in South Australia is underway, with a view to mitigate risks to native fauna.Read more
It takes a lot to get Friends of Parks volunteers fired up.
Protesting and holding placards is not really their style. They are far more used to being away from the limelight; maintaining tracks, replanting trees, surveying threatened species or helping park visitors.Read more
The Conservation Council of South Australia (Conservation SA) joins with a coalition of organisations to make a submission to the draft National Environmental Biosecurity Response Agreement.Read more
The South Australian Government has provided more than $100,000 for small scale grants to address local sustainability issues in a changing climate.
Grants of up to $10,000 have been awarded to twelve South Australian community groups.
The grants have been designed by Conservation SA, with support from the Department for Environment and Water, to help local community groups deliver practical, on-ground climate-related projects.Read more
The Conservation Council of South Australia (Conservation SA) welcomes the opportunity to make a response in relation to the Container Deposit Scheme Review Discussion Paper 2019.Read more
This weekend Labor is holding their biggest event of the year — and South Australians are putting climate change on the agenda.Read more
3 September 2018
Conservation legends and young achievers honoured at SA Environment Awards
2017 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Sue Colman Haseldine was awarded the 20th annual Jill Hudson Award for Environmental Protection at a gala ceremony at Tandanya last night.Read more
6 December 2018
Queensland Warns SA about UCG Heartache
Landowners directly affected by Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) in Queensland have joined with Traditional Owners and environmentalists to send a stark warning to South Australian MPs not to allow the technology here.Read more
A few years ago, a friend loaned me a book that profoundly changed my thinking about climate change.
Like many, this issue induced a vague discomfort in me. I was worried about what was happening, and how it was getting worse. But ultimately I felt stuck and impotent about what I, as an individual, could do about it.Read more