NSW Deputy Premier John Barilaro, from the Nationals, said his party would no longer support government legislation unless changes were made to policy drafted to protect koala habitats.
The award, which is funded by the German Foreign Ministry and The German-Israeli Future Forum, is given out each year for special contributions to Israeli-German ties.
"The US Government looks forward to exploring opportunities for cooperation and exchange with the Israel Nature and Parks Authority in our efforts to promote sustainable management of biodiversity."
Libraries, zoos, museums, pools and other tourist attractions were shut last weekend. However, on Thursday, the Knesset Coronavirus Committee voted in favor of keeping them open.
Bacteria that gain their energy from eating metal have long been suspected to exist, but have never before been identified.
“The wind inspires creativity as it blows across the desert.”
The phenomenon won't be seen again in Israel until 2027.
Sea turtles are laying their eggs and burying them deep in the sand on beaches across the country.
Nature belongs to us all – hikers, bikers, families – whether religious, secular, old or young. We all have a right to demand that our voices be heard and we have the power to stop this atrocity.
Our garden, in the seaside suburb of St. Kilda, was completely haphazard and at the mercy of nature.