Greenpeace calls for Galilee Basin halt until threat to rare birds is assessed

The endangered black-throated finch. Photograph: ABC

The endangered black-throated finch. Photograph: ABC

The federal environment minister, Greg Hunt, must demand a coal company halt plans to conduct seismic surveys in the Galilee Basin, Greenpeace has said, so the government can make an environmental assessment of “substantial threats” to an endangered species of finch. Continue reading