Email Posted May 29, 2018 10:22:57 Photo: A ship stacked with containers at Outer Harbor in Adelaide. (ABC News: Tom Fedorowytsch) Related Story: Man-made island results in booming crèche for pelicans Related Story: Disease-resistant oysters trialled in key Adelaide river Related Story: SA Government denies Chinese investor has interest in Flinders Ports Map: Port Adelaide 5015 The South Australian Government has today approved a plan to widen the Port Adelaide shipping channel and dump the dredged waste in Gulf St Vincent.The controversial Flinders Ports plan involves removing 1.5 million cubic metres of material from the Outer Harbor shipping channel before being disposed 30 kilometres offshore. Planning Minister Stephan Knoll said he was "extremely comfortable" that the project was environmentally safe. "Ships are being built larger and larger and there's a real risk that if we don't widen our channels that we will not be able to accept larger cruise ships and … [Read more...] about Port River dredging to go ahead despite environmental concerns
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Email ABC Weather By Kate Doyle Posted December 12, 2019 17:50:30 External Link: ABC News report on the smoke on Tuesday. Related Story: These graphics illustrate the toxic smoke Sydneysiders have been inhaling for weeks Related Story: Liberal MPs break ranks with colleagues over bushfires, climate change link Related Story: Sydney choking in smoke cover after a day of extreme conditions Map: Adelaide 5000 The NSW Rural Fire Service said it was the smoke that kept bushfires from flaring up earlier this week — but how can smoke possibly be helpful? We are not making this up. On Tuesday, RFS spokesman Ben Shepherd said: "We were fortunate that we didn't see the conditions deteriorate as much as initially forecast, and that was, unbelievably, actually due to that incredible amount of smoke that was settled over the Sydney area."It didn't allow the ground to warm up enough and it didn't allow the winds to mix down and held back the worst of the fire danger." It … [Read more...] about How can smoke help reduce bushfire intensity?
Apple iPhone 11 Pro is expensive as it is with a starting price of xxxxxxx. There’s now a gold and diamond edition of the iPhone 11 Pro with the nativity scene encrusted on it. This iPhone 11 Pro is from Caviar and it is available for $129,050 with free worldwide shipping for anyone interested. Caviar’s introduction for the new gold iPhone 11 Pro reads, “Christmas is one of the most anticipated holidays for many people all over the world. With a sinking heart, we’re looking forward to this magical night to congratulate our dearest and nearest, make our deep wishes and enjoy a pleasant conversation with our loved ones.”Caviar’s iPhone 11 Pro is covered with 750-content gold which is said to be the only iPhone with this luxury. At the centre of the rear panel, there’s a 3 carat diamond which represents the Star of Bethlehem. This is symbolic as the guiding light for the Three Wise Men to the birthplace of Jesus … [Read more...] about Just in time for Christmas, a gold-diamond edition of iPhone 11 Pro with the nativity scene