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The Tasmanian Wilderness: Honouring Commitments to Protect Wilderness

21 June, 2017
The Wilderness Society is again attending the meeting of the World Heritage Committee and will present a paper on the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage (TWWHA) Management Plan to an internationa

Protecting the takayna/Tarkine coast

31 May, 2017
The Wilderness Society has again ventured to the wild takayna coastline for a follow-up on-Country expedition with the Tasmanian Aboriginal Corporation.

The Australian gas shortage is fake. Here’s what’s really going on.

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18 May, 2017
New University of Melbourne report reveals gas supply shortage “very unlikely”.

NSW land clearing regulations

10 May, 2017
The NSW government has opened for public consultation draft regulations for the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 and the Local Land Services Amendment Act 2016.

Travelling Stock Reserves—a conservation jewel

9 May, 2017
More than 150 years ago the NSW Government created Travelling Stock Routes, reserving them as Crown Land to ensure that graziers across the state could get their stock to market.

Save the Pilliga

8 May, 2017
Santos’ plans to drill 850 CSG wells in the Pilliga forest could leak toxic CSG water or even depressurise the entire basin – the lifeblood of the area – making it unusable.