Australian Politicians Slammed For Approving Coal Mine Near Great Barrier Reef

Reading Time: 2 minutes Australian politicians have been slammed by environmentalists for approving plans to open up the Galilee Basin, one of the last known coal reserves on earth, located near the Great Barrier Reef. On Thursday 13 June, the Australian government gave Indian mining company, Adani, the green light to begin ‘initial construction’ before being able to extract […]