Environment checks for major infrastructure projects

<p>A special compliance officer will monitor all major infrastructure projects in the Northern Territory, such as the Alice-Darwin railway, to ensure they comply with environmental requirements.</p> <p>The Alice-Darwin railway has received some criticism since construction began over its environmental record.</p> <p>Complaints have centred around developer ADrail’s use of water and the impact of clearing on the Gouldian Finches habitat.</p> <p>New environmental compliance officer Scott Whitney has started to work with ADrail to ensure all environmental guidelines are adhered to.</p> <br />