Great Barrier Reef: One million tonnes of sludge to be dumped
Australia plans to dump one million tonnes of sludge in the Great Barrier Reef.
22 February, 2019
t's just "another nail in the coffin" for the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef, , according to Dr Simon Boxall from the National Oceanography Centre Southampton.
The North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation, which looks after Hay Point, said dumping the sludge will have a minor environmental impact.