Oil exploration bites into Great Australian Bight

Did you know that BP’s oil exploration and seismic testing around the Great Australian Bight is threatening Southern Right Whales and other marine species?

Over the past 3 years, the Government has progressively opened up more locations to oil and gas exploration in the area and BP has been conducting seismic testing in marine park areas and whale feeding regions.

Tim Kelly from the South Australian Conservation Council came into the studio this morning to discuss oil exploration and the impact of seismic testing in the Great Australian Bight on our treasured native species.

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