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High-end helicopter huts in the Walls National Park highlights transparency and assessment failures

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Development details revealed for the first time, but proponent seeks to keep assessment secret  ‘Hut’ and ‘buildings’ breach even the weakened WHA Management Plan More detailed plans for a ‘very top-end of the market’, helicopter-accessed private tourism development in the World Heritage-listed Walls of Jerusalem National Park have been revealed for the first time and highlight the fact they do not conform with the new 2016 Management Plan for the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA).
 
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Road safety awareness campaign to save the lives of wildlife

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Safer roads for wildlife is the message behind an awareness campaign launched in Tasmania today. Developed through a partnership between the RACT, The Wilderness Society, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Tasmanian Conservation Trust, five cartoon wildlife characters call on road users to be aware of some simple actions that can reduce roadkill. These are:
 
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WA environment one-stop shop needs to expose the state's hidden bushland clearing crisis

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IMAGE: Kimberley bushland being clearing without public scrutiny | Wilderness Society collection
 

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