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ABC Radio National

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Background Briefing is investigative journalism at its finest, exploring the issues of the day and examining society in a lively on-the-road documentary style.

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Paradise Lost?

December 7th, 2013

Episode 12 of 151 episodes

Two of Australia’s world heritage wonders—the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics—are at risk of being declared ‘in danger’. Both are threatened by climate and development pressures and as Sarah Dingle discovers, the Wet Tropics is suffering from years of government neglect. Senate calls on the Abbott Government to act on Wet Tropics - Press release from Greens Senator Larissa Waters

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