Earth Day 2019 – Protect Our Species

Earth Day 2019 – Protect Our Species

Each year on April 22, Earth Day marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970 (Earth Day Network, 2019a).  Earth Day aims to raise awareness of a specific theme with various events held to demonstrate support for environmental...
The Forests of Australia

The Forests of Australia

International Day of Forests The 21st of March is the International Day of Forests (IDF) and has been since it was declared by the United Nations in 2012 (Food and Agriculture Organization 2019). The theme for 2019 was “Forests and Education”. The aim was to promote...
Rehabilitation Securities Across Australia

Rehabilitation Securities Across Australia

In all States and Territories across Australia, holders to mining titles/tenements are responsible for the rehabilitation and remediation of disturbance to the required standard of the state in which they operate.  As part of their regulation of the industry, State...
Navigating Environmental Approvals in WA

Navigating Environmental Approvals in WA

The primary approvals process for development projects in Western Australia can be separated into three key stages as shown below, being: Identify required tenure and approvals; Obtain land/tenure for the project; and Obtain approval to use the land/tenure for the...