Helen Greenwood LONGSNOUT boarfish, Ray's bream and redbait are not fish that most people eat. Yet, they are exactly the fish that people should eat if they care about seafood sustainability.
Tom Arup, David Wroe A UN high-level panel on sustainability that includes Kevin Rudd has urged the world to dramatically change the way it does business amid growing inequality, environmental problems and ''teetering...
David Lockwood After the National Heart Foundation pulled its tick of approval from McDonald's meals last week, it may pay to question the labelling of so-called sustainable seafood.
Melissa Davey ''Change happens through example and not through just talking about it,'' Greg Olsen says.
Vince Chadwick There aren't always more fish in the sea. Growing community concern about over-fishing has prompted scientists to investigate the health of populations in Australian waters and to assess the impact...
Leesha McKenny PUMPKINS are the latest instructional tools being used to teach children about sustainable farming practices.
Tom Arup Victoria's environment commissioner has quit and hit out at the Napthine government's attitude on climate change, saying bureaucrats told her they were directed to refrain from even using the term.
Kim Stephens An energy-saving revolution 80 years in the making could be about to hit Brisbane.
Peter Hannam Ancient corals that have survived centuries of storms off Australia's most cyclone-prone coast have been killed off by two severe marine heatwaves, researchers have found.
Peter Hannam Ancient corals that have survived centuries of storms in Australia’s most cyclone-prone coastal strip have been killed off by two severe marine heatwaves.
Elise Burgess During this time of celebration for all things Australian, we are being urged to eat our national emblem in the name of patriotism.
Tom Arup Australia has argued it is making substantial progress on the United Nations' requests for better protection of the Great Barrier Reef and that it should not be listed among world heritage sites ''in...
Alexia Attwood For the Clarke family of Camden, faking it is not an option at Christmas.
Brittany Ruppert A Sydney council has rejected claims it is not doing enough to safeguard Bondi Beach, the mayor arguing it is ''ahead of the game'' on environmental responsibility.
Tom Arup On the eve of the next major United Nations assessment of climate change, senior Australian scientists have said the world needs to increase its ambition to cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Hamish Boland-Rudder Producers and backyard gardeners around Canberra were holding their breath on Tuesday morning as the second-coldest October night on record left frost over parts of the region.
Andrew Darby Australian fishers are edging closer to sustainability, but a handful of wild stocks are still being damaged, according to a federal government report.
Esther Han That familiar dolphin sticker slapped on tuna cans for two decades worked. The global dolphin-friendly campaign has seen the death rates of dolphins captured in fishing gear plunge by 99 per cent,...
Tom Arup Victoria should overhaul its energy supply and change its approach to planned burns as part of efforts to stop worrying declines in the state's environmental health.
Ben Cubby Looking out of an aircraft window as you approach Sydney Airport or Melbourne's Tullamarine, our cities look clean, green, pollution-free. Solar panels wink back at you from a growing number of roofs.