Urban beekeepers are demanding Bunnings Warehouse remove all products containing neonicotinoids, a class of pesticides, after a European Union ban.
The annual northern migration of whales is under way with the first pods now within sight along much of the Sydney coast.
At least 150 endangered ducks, plus other birds including whistling kites and black swans, killed.
He's a former debt collector and bikie associate. But now Mark Judge is in a flap after losing his much loved pet parrot ''Paris''. Mr Judge, who is now running a jewellery store in Bondi Junction Westfield, said the macaw, reportedly worth $10,000, flew the coop from his Bellevue Hill home at lunchtime on Thursday.
Conservationist group Sea Shepherd is launching its 10th Antarctic anti-whaling campaign despite hopes that by next summer the International Court of Justice may have ruled against Japan's whalers.
Conservationists warned the rare Chinese white dolphins, also known as pink dolphins for their unique colour, face extinction unless urgent action against pollution and other threats is taken.
The latest live export scandal, and a resulting ban on cattle exports to Egpyt, has embarrassed the Gillard government and fuelled claims it has failed to prevent animal cruelty.
The battle to make fishing for ''white gold'' sustainable is being won.
Rabbits, increasingly inured to human poison, are on the run across Sydney.
Nicky Phillips reports on the plants and animals that have flourished in Sydney's concrete jungle since European settlement.
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