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Government planning huge marine park expansion – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

WHILE Australia seeks to conserve the HKG Tsang administration seeks to
destroy our habitat

The ABC has obtained an Environment Department proposal for a network of
marine parks that would make up the biggest ocean conservation sanctuary in
the world.

Environment Minister Tony Burke’s upcoming announcement of a national
network of Commonwealth marine parks has been described by
environmentalists as a chance for the government to leave a legacy as
significant as the protection of the Great Barrier Reef or Kakadu.

The documents show a huge protected area in the Coral Sea off Queensland,
stretching all the way along the state’s coastline and a long way out to

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