Despite above average rainfall throughout autumn and winter 2020, the severity of seven years of drought followed by catastrophic fires left scars on land and living creatures that will be permanent or slow to fade.
Climate change, energy policy, transport and development are all on the mind for Conservation Council ACT Region ahead of the ACT election.
Early people were rapidly adapting to climate change as they made their way towards Australia tens of thousands of years ago, new research shows.
The ANU are calling on volunteer citizen scientists to help collate Australia’s longest daily weather record, starting back in 1838.
The ACT Greens have detailed a plan to reduce the Territory’s greenhouse gas emissions in the next decade, aiming to increase zero emission car sales to 90% by 2030.
A proposed Defence Housing Australia development in and around the critically endangered Lawson North grasslands has local environmental groups concerned for the health of the area’s biodiversity.
Canberrans could see their food waste recycled and turned into compost under a re-elected ACT Labor Government. City Services Minister Chris Steel said the food waste collection scheme would see a new...