Fracking Legacy – Margaret River’s Whicher Range

  The Magnificent Whicher Range in WA’s Margaret River Tourism Region was fracked in 2004. Diesel oil was used as the fracking fluid and more than 500,000 litres of the pollutant remains down one of the fracked wells. The experimental technique failed. Now another company wants to try to get the super tight gas out of the range. A fracking […]

Exploration permit 416

HARVEY in the south west of Western Australia is known around the world for its fresh, clean produce. Unlike many other areas of the world, the honey bee is thriving in this extraordinarily healthy environment. But that could all be about to change. The gas industry has its sights on the Harvey area. Industrialised gasfields could soon replace farmland and […]