2 days ago — Before taking legal action on an environmental issue (potentially costly and time consuming), it is worth considering whether alternative steps can be taken.
2 days ago — Individuals and community groups in the NT can participate in environmental decision-making and trying to improve environmental laws by lobbying for change (law reform). If a number of people have the same concerns about an environmental issue, there may be benefits in coming together to form an environmental group.
4 days ago — When making statements about an environmental issue or during an environmental campaign, it is important to understand what defamation is, in order to reduce the risk of legal action being brought against you for something that you have written or said about someone else which affects their reputation. Individuals, incorporated associations (including members who contributed to the publication) and companies can be sued for defamation.
2 weeks ago — Environmental laws can be made by the Commonwealth Parliament, the Northern Territory Parliament and by local councils.