30th January 2016
J.E.N. Veron, dubbed ‘Charlie’ by Sir David Attenborough because he’s considered to be a modern day Charles Darwin, was at a meeting in Cleveland today. Former Chief Scientist of the Australian Institute of Marine Science, Charlie told the meeting he’s aghast at what’s being proposed for Toondah Harbour. He believes the scale of the proposal and its location to the hydrodynamics of Moreton Bay will wipe out the corals. And, when the coral goes, he warned, the fish do too.
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