Environment

Little litter project goes big

Environment

Candice just wanted her walk to uni to be cleaner, now she’s leading an army of young waste warriors.

KHANH TRAN

What do you think of fast fashion?

Environment Fashion voxpop

Dscribe hits the streets to find out if what you wear says anything about your environmental stance.

Van Nguyen

Changing the law to protect our wildlife

Environment

Bats often get a bad rap but, as Jena Carr finds, they are a vital part of our ecosystem and need to be part of the Wildlife Act review.

Jena Carr

Meet those trying to save the forests

Deforestation

Rapid urban development is pushing out natural landscapes and biodiversities across Singapore, Dscribe reporter Ng Xian Yu reveals.

Ng Xian Yu

Harvesting for the hungry

Sustainability

The development of a new regional food hub in Bendigo could connect local growers to people in need.

Bridget Robertson

Alcohol-free fundraiser prompts waste-free lifestyle

Environment

Some went alcohol free for Dry July, but Ele went waste free … and she’s not going to stop now.

Mollie Quinn

On the brink: How one local council is fighting the climate crisis

Environment Video

This shire is stepping up to the climate challenge, but is local action enough to ease the crisis?

Callum McNaught

Protecting Adelaide’s hinterland

Environment Video

Benjamin Filosi meets the volunteers helping to keep an important tract of Adelaides nature reserve alive and thriving.

Benjamin Filosi

Weed killer in our waterways

Environment

It’s been banned by the EU and studies have shown it can reduce penis size in our native marsupials but Australia still uses 2.7 million kilograms of this chemical herbicide.

Parker McKenzie

Saving a national icon: who’s doing what to combat koala extinction

Environment

Bushfires, development, loss of trees, climate change and too many weeds – the number of factors threatening Australia’s koalas is frightening, Kristen Hart discovers.

Kristen Hart

How toxic soil can poison a town

Environment

Residents of Bacchus Marsh have been lobbying against their town becoming a dumping ground for contaminated soil for close to a year. And their fight is far from over.

Bayley Cocking

This is how one small town escaped the bushfires raging around it

Audio Environment

Residents of the town of Cann River in East Gipplsand, Victoria were surround by fires during the devastating 2019–2020 fire season.

Bonnie Kidd

Eat local

Environment

How one farmers market reinvented itself in the wake of the pandemic

Juliette Milbank

Gone to ground, or gone for good?

Environment

A journey into the Simpson Desert provides an insight into humanities impact — both good and bad — on the environment

Chris Johnston

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