Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) is Central Australia’s peak environmental organisation; defending Australia’s iconic desert country for over 40 years. We are a strong and trusted voice for the protection of arid lands, creatures and communities. We work tirelessly toward our vision: healthy futures for arid lands and people.
February 08, 2023
The Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) has significant concerns that Fortune Agribusiness'environmental approvals referral to the Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NTEPA) completely underplays the significant impacts its development may pose to ecological, hydrological and cultural values. GHD, which completed the report for Fortune...Read More
December 07, 2022
Eighty percent of Alice residents oppose fracking, government gas subsidies Anti-fracking sentiment is strong in the red centre, with a doorknock survey revealing the vast majority of randomly selected residents oppose both the unconventional gas mining technique and taxpayer grants for petroleum companies. The...Read More
November 22, 2022
‘Appallingly short-sighted’. To support fracking and big agriculture, NTG removesprotections for ecological and cultural values in biggest water allocation plan ever The Arid Lands Environment Centre (ALEC) opposes the Draft Georgina Wiso Water Allocation Plan(Draft Plan) and requests it to be withdrawn immediately. The...Read More