Set­ting the Reef 2050 plan

Whitsunday Times - - 2015-THE YEAR IN REVIEW -

MAKING A PLAN: For­mer Prime Min­is­ter Tony Ab­bott chose the Whit­sun­days for his "his­toric" release of the Reef 2050 Long Term Sus­tain­abil­ity Plan in March. The Reef 2050 plan prom­ises to im­prove wa­ter qual­ity through re­duc­ing dis­solved in­or­ganic ni­tro­gen loads by 50% be­fore 2018 and 80% by 2025. Fed­eral Mem­ber for Daw­son Ge­orge Chris­tensen looks on as the for­mer PM an­nounces the plan on Hamil­ton Is­land.

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