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.
December 13, 2023
Mparntwe Alice Springs 13 December 2023 Environmentalists, water justice campaigners and a Central Land Council ranger met with the NT Environment Minister this morning calling for strong weed declaration on buffel grass and for action to be taken to stop dangerous water extraction across...Read More
December 11, 2023
Peak health organisations, firefighters call for buffel grass weed declaration Mparntwe Alice Springs 11 12 2023 Health services are expecting to be under further pressure as Central Australia faces its worst fire season in over a decade. An Alice Springs doctor has raised the...Read More
November 15, 2023
15 November 2023 Mparntwe Alice Springs Thirty-nine organisations from across Central Australia and nationally have signed an open letter calling on NT Minister for the Environment Kate Worden to declare buffel grass a Class A/B weed. Fire prone buffel grass has spread...Read More