Media Release: Limmen Bight Marine Park’s new plan could be a win win for fishing, culture and conservation
Posted by Anastasia Mortimer · September 20, 2019 10:35 AM
Top End conservationists, fishers and tourism operators have today welcomed the NTGovernment’s call for public comment over the next month on how best to manage and protect the incredible cultural, recreational, commercial and ecological values of one of the Top End’s secret gems - the Limmen Bight Marine Park.
BREAKING: NT coasts have their first ever plan for protection
Posted by Anastasia Mortimer · September 12, 2019 12:56 PM
The Territory’s first ever plan to protect the Top End coasts is welcomed. Today the NT Government released the NT Coastal and Marine Management Strategy, delivering on one of their most important election commitments.
EVENT: What does a changing climate mean for our coasts & fishing?
Posted by Anastasia Mortimer · July 19, 2019 12:14 PM
Join us at the Darwin Railway Club on Tuesday 6 August, to hear about what climate change means for Top End mangroves, coasts and marine wildlife, and our fishing lifestyle. Book your free ticket here.
A decades worth of McArthur River Mine lead-zinc spills
Posted by Anastasia Mortimer · December 17, 2018 3:32 PM
An ABC News story featured online this week, saw former crewmen who worked on a McArthur River Mine barge, transporting lead-zinc concentrate, say that they have witnessed regular spills of the product overboard for a decade.