The tide turns back towards Labor on marine parks

Margi Prideaux is back on Crikey after her excellent piece in The National Times… Abbott Turns Back on Marine Legacy for Votes.

This time, Dr Margi Prideaux writes:

The past 12 years of conservation of our seas has been an interesting and unexpected journey. Despite the common assumption by the Australian body politic that the Liberals are poorer on environmental issues than Labor a close examination of marine protection during the Howard years compared with the last term of Labor shows the Howard government ahead. This election threatens to drown this legacy from the inside of Howard’s own party is turning the tide towards Labor as the future champions of marine…

Full piece “The Tide Turns Back Towards Labor on Marine Parks”  here at Crikey.com

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