Call for more regional opinion on fracking

Australian landowners call for more public meetings on fracking

Dandaragan farmer David Cook has called for the Western Australia Fracking Inquiry panel to visit his region and hear from the people whose lives will be directly impacted by the fracking industry.

 “We are the ones whose lives, water, health and livelihoods will be turned upside down if this industry is allowed to proceed in the Mid West”. More details at https://thewest.com.au/countryman/news/call-for-more-regional-opinion-on-fracking-ng-b88673028z

Aussie farmers blockade gas pipeline workers

Farmers do not want pipeline surveyors on their land and have made it clear from the outset they consider a gas pipeline inappropriate land use in the Pilliga

Police negotiated the release of workers associated with the pipeline’s proponent APA, who were holed up on a private property, after farmers had formed a human picket line. Farmers were concerned the workers were carrying no identifying documents.