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Queensland battles pest creeper on numerous fronts to save native plants

Posted December 12, 2015 15:08:01 Photo: Naomi Edwards appears for jewel beetles in a breeding greenhouse at Nerang. (ABC News: Tom Forbes) Catchment authorities are calling on folks to continue their fight against the introduced cat’s claw creeper, which is at present flowering in south-east Queensland. Cat’s claw boasts bright yellow flowers and was imported…


Philippines battles climate dilemma

Image copyright Kate Stephens/BBC Image caption The Philippines is regarded as one particular of the most vulnerable countries to climate adjust A building nation dubbed a single of the most vulnerable to climate alter has confirmed controversial plans for more coal-fired power stations. The president of the Philippines has told the BBC the new coal…