northern rivers environment

Dire situation: 'We'd only have 170 days of water left'

premium_icon Dire situation: 'We'd only have 170 days of water left'

100 per cent of North Coast is in one of three drought categories

'Remarkable', uncommon shark washes up on beach

premium_icon 'Remarkable', uncommon shark washes up on beach

Mystery surrounds this peculiar-looking shark found on beach

'HORRIFIC': Pig recovering from brutal injuries

premium_icon 'HORRIFIC': Pig recovering from brutal injuries

Warning: Graphic image may cause distress

'Putrid' weed ruining beach could be 'disastrous': Resident

premium_icon 'Putrid' weed ruining beach could be 'disastrous': Resident

Four months on and stinky seaweed continues to annoy resident

'Strange-looking' chick nearly ready for release

premium_icon 'Strange-looking' chick nearly ready for release

IS this the strangest bird you have ever seen?

No rain in sight and we're using more water than ever

premium_icon No rain in sight and we're using more water than ever

Rocky Creek Dam levels drop 'concerning'.

'Bigger than CSG': calls for deep look at water extraction

premium_icon 'Bigger than CSG': calls for deep look at water extraction

A community group has called for a broader scope to industry review

Look but don't touch: Why you shouldn't swim at these spots

premium_icon Look but don't touch: Why you shouldn't swim at these spots

Come here to be impressed, not to undress to your budgie smugglers

Used syringe dumped at reverse vending machine

premium_icon Used syringe dumped at reverse vending machine

There may be no other option but to close down this facility

26 reports in 30 years but the river is still dirty

premium_icon 26 reports in 30 years but the river is still dirty

The "inaction speaks volumes about the lack of genuine commitment"

$3 MILLION: That's how much we've earned in recycling scheme

premium_icon $3 MILLION: That's how much we've earned in recycling scheme

NR residents have returned more than 33 million containers

'Sand-bashing' visitors targeted by tougher measures

'Sand-bashing' visitors targeted by tougher measures

"It's dangerous. People are scared to go on the beach".

Oyster project giving a new lease on life

premium_icon Oyster project giving a new lease on life

A sub-species of oyster has been found

Aggressive magpie relocated from busy park

premium_icon Aggressive magpie relocated from busy park

Bird was attacking people before it was removed

'I knew I'd been bitten as soon as the shark hit me'

premium_icon 'I knew I'd been bitten as soon as the shark hit me'

Surfer shares terrifying moment a shark attacked him

Shark tooth imprints measured by experts after attack

premium_icon Shark tooth imprints measured by experts after attack

DPI say the juvenile white shark was 2.6m in length

HEARTBREAKING LOSS: Rabbit virus kills more than 60 pets

premium_icon HEARTBREAKING LOSS: Rabbit virus kills more than 60 pets

Last week Fran Boston had 80 rabbits, there is now less than 15 left

Snakes aren't out to get you ... they're looking for a mate

premium_icon Snakes aren't out to get you ... they're looking for a mate

15 snakes in one day for Fauna Fetchers

Emotional celebration as hundreds gather for turtle release

premium_icon Emotional celebration as hundreds gather for turtle release

When Viggo the turtle was rescued, he was on the brink of death

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