Environmental health

Discussion paper
16 March 2017

This issues paper has been released to assist participants in preparing a submission to the public inquiry into National Water Reform. It outlines a range of issues about which the Commission is...

Discussion paper
5 March 2017

This paper examines the evidence available from peer-reviewed journal publications regarding the broad array of health concerns associated with unconventional gas mining and whether two Western...

Data portal
21 February 2017

The Australian Ocean Data Network (AODN) portal provides access to all available Australian marine and climate science data

16 February 2017

This report examines what we do and don’t know about mines, closures and mine site rehabilitation in New South Wales.

Technical report
8 February 2017

This technical report into Macquarie Harbour water conditions was prepared by Dr Jeff Ross and Associate Professor Catriona MacLeod at the Tasmanian EPA Director’s request in November 2016.

17 January 2017

This document sets out the Andrews Labor Government’s response to the 2015/2016 independent inquiry into the Environment Protection Authority.

Discussion paper
15 December 2016

This paper discusses five alternative policy approaches for updating existing fuel standards to reduce pollutants and emissions that contribute to health and environmental problems, ensure engine...

9 November 2016

The purpose of this blueprint is to describe the necessary interventions to enable a smooth and fair transition to clean energy. 

14 October 2016

RMCG has completed a ground-breaking socio-economic study of the impact of the Basin Plan across the Goulburn-Murray Irrigation District (GMID). The study was commissioned by concerned agencies...

30 September 2016

Provides an independent evaluation of the biological and economic status of fish stocks managed solely or jointly by the Australian Government.