Stirrers muddy waters on dump plan
I am not a marine biologist, so I haven formed a concrete view on this decision unlike ideologues from the Left and Right.In October last year, Environment Minister Greg Hunt ordered a probity inquiry into the hiring of two board memb timberland uk ers former Townsville mayor Tony Mooney and Queensland public servant Jon Gra timberland uk ys timberland uk on after concerns were raised about their links to the mining industry. Mr Mooney is an executive at Guildford Coal, while Mr Grayson owns shares in Gasfields Water and Waste Services.Start of sidebar. Skip to end of timberland uk sidebar.But this didn stop Left wing website The Guardian last week incorrectly stating that the board approved the Abbot Point decision, which it later corrected. Instead of committing not to support projects that had to degrade inshore biodiversity this would merely be a consideration is not clear what positions individual board members took and there is no indication the change had any impact on the Abbot Point ruling.To conclude, there is no evidence in the public domain linking the appointment of Messrs Mooney and Grayson to the decision.In other news, an online petition calling on the State Government to investigate Townsville City Council links with developers has attracted 26 signatures.