There’s a growing wealth of information and news sources on coal seam gas – both in Australia and overseas. Some of the key resources are listed here. Please note – for detailed info on the local area see our research on CSG Risks and CSG In The Illawarra
Lock The Gate
A national alliance of 90 community, industry and environmental groups fighting CSG.
Coal Seam Gas: By The Numbers
An in-depth, interactive resource from the ABC.
Provides quick access to Coal Seam Gas mining news, research, forums and more.
Naomi Community Hub
A good selection of links to research, videos and primers on coal seam gas.
STOP Pilliga Coal Seam Gas
The Pilliga Forest is a truly iconic and precious place.
VIDEO: ABC Four Corners
Investigative documentary on coal seam gas mining and the cost to farmers and the environment.
VIDEO: Ch9 60 Minutes – Undermined
“It’s happening in our backyard. And it’s our laws and our politicians who are letting it happen.”
NSW Office of Environment Final Determination
“Significant environmental impacts on hydrological and ecological functions of Coastal Upland Swamp may occur if toxic injection fluids or saline/alkaline coal seam water find their way into the swamps and associated streams.” (see point 19)
See the trailer for the Oscar nominated documentary by Josh Fox.
Industry response to Gasland
The oil and gas industry’s response to Gasland – ‘Gasland debunked’.
Gasland creator’s response to industry
Josh Fox responds in detail to the claims from the gas industry (PDF Document)… and below – a superb, MUST-SEE short video response…