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Frackingly unacceptable

Dec 09, 2011 | Discuss

Frackingly unacceptable

By Jimmy Cocking, Co-ordinator Arid Lands Environment Centre The Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) is gravely concerned about the lax responses by the Territory’s Chief Minister Paul Henderson and Resources Minister Kon Vatskalis, in response to the Central Land Council’s criticism of the lack of regulation for coal seam and shale gas exploration. The Chief Minister’s ‘Don’t you worry about that’ attitude is reminiscent of the Joh-Bjelke Petersen days in Qu...Read more