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Environment Centre NT - protecting nature, living sustainably, creating climate for a change

Campaigns and Programs

We run the following campaigns and programs:

This page shows updates from all our campaigns. Click on the above links for updates on individual categories.

What can you do about Climate Change?

Talk to others: Have the discussion, start the debate, plant the seed, spread the word. Most people trust their peers as a reliable source of information, even if its just a place to start. Discuss it with friends, family members, Find out more »

Roadmap to Renewables

The NT Government has committed to adopting a renewable energy target of 50 per cent by 2030. The commitment includes commissioning advice from an independent panel of experts chaired by Mr Alan Langworthy. The findings from the panel will be used Find out more »

McArthur River Mine Overburden Management Project (EIS)

The draft Environmental Impact Statement ( EIS) for McArthur River Mine Overburden is now available for public comment. Comments are to be submitted on or before COB Wednesday 3 May 2017.  ECNT has a copy of the draft EIS on display Find out more »

Annual 2017 Fundraising Film Night

 The Environment Centre NT will hold the Annual Fundraising Film Night and our special guest Professor Tim Flannery has agreed to open the event.We have chosen to screen the documentary The Bentley Effect about a successful community opposition to fracking Find out more »

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CreekWatch

People value creek catchments because of the aesthetic and recreational benefits they bring to communities, and for the environmental services they provide to the broader landscape. CreekWatch was a community project hosted by the Environment Centre NT and funded by Find out more »

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Creekwatch update

Here is an update on what’s been happening with CreekWatch over the last few months. Please feel free to distribute it to anyone in your network who might be interested. ecnt.org.au/…/2016-04-CreekWatch-In-Brief.pdf SAVE THE DATE PLEASE keep 18th June free for Find out more »

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Support Borroloola clans to protect country from reckless mining

Jack Green is a Garawa Elder, warrior and artist from the remote south-west Gulf in the Northern Territory. For the past thirty years he has worked tirelessly with the Indigenous peoples of the Gulf; fighting first, to get Country back Find out more »

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We Did It Darwin!

Hundreds played their part to ensure Darwin was on the map for the Peoples Climate March – they helped achieve Darwin’s biggest climate march ever!  In sweltering heat, over 500 people marched from Stokes Hill Wharf to the Darwin Waterfront to call for Find out more »

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Chief Minister: Clean up and close McArthur River Mine

Sick Country is a new short film produced by the Environment Centre NT with Traditional Owners and the community of Borroloola speaking out about the damage done by Glencore’s imposed and reckless mining at McArthur River. One week to go until the Find out more »

I love the environment - so don't cut our funding

Regarding comments made in Parliament

Dear friends, Unfortunately the NT Mines and Energy and Planning Minister Dave Tollner made some outrageous comments about the Environment Centre in parliament yesterday.  We feel moved to respond in an open letter given that he has used parliament time Find out more »