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Nature Territory

Updates on Nature Territory campaigns and programs

Northern quoll

Save Our Mammals

Small and medium sized mammals have been going extinct across millions of hectares of Northern Australia’s tropical savannas over the past three decades or more. This rapid loss of our precious wildlife is a strong indictment on the management of Find out more »

Alumina pollution Gove ship loader

Stronger Laws

The lack of strong and modern laws in the Territory for regulating mining, oil and gas, other heavy industry and pollution has been highlighted in recent years by pollution incidents and poor decisions. Our laws are out of date, highly Find out more »

Man standing in front of paddock full of gamba grass


The Environment Centre NT is working to prevent the introduction of new weeds into the Territory, urging the strategic eradication of infestations, seeking stronger weed management laws and compliance enforcement, and much greater support for on-ground management. Weeds, or invasive Find out more »

Daly River

Nature Territory

The Territory is renowned for its big rivers full of barramundi and crocodiles, its vast deserts and woodlands that are home to unique and amazing wildlife, and its shallow seas are a refuge for dugong and sea turtles. Globally significant Find out more »

cleared land

Land clearing

The Environment Centre NT is working hard to stop major land clearing in the Territory and create a strong new Native Vegetation Management Act that places tight caps on the area of land approved for clearing each year. After a Find out more »

water lilly flower

Living Rivers

The Territory’s amazing free-flowing rivers are precious assets that should be legally protected from major land clearing and water extraction, dams, invasive species and mining. The Environment Centre NT is seeking strong legal protection for rivers to ensure their ecological, Find out more »

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