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Central Highlands Regional Forest Agreement - Another nail in the coffin for Australia's forests and John Howard's credibility

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Not one hectare of new National Park or other secure reserve was declared. The Special Protection Zones used to make up the 116 000 hectares of increased 'reserves' are not safe environmental protection. They can be moved to suit the logging industry and they can be mined.
 
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Mother Cummings forest protest

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This morning, a forest protester was released on an excessive $750 bail which was donated by an anonymous community supporter. The protester spent a night in custody for breaching the ludicrous bail conditions that have been imposed on all those arrested at the family picnic day on Sunday 22nd March.
 
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Forest Protest To Pour Scorn On LIB/LABs At Parliament

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Conservationists are converging on Parliament House lawns at 12.30pm tomorrow to highlight escalating community concern over old growth forest destruction in Tasmania. This follows 1000 people marching into Mother Cummings Peak in the Great Western Tiers yesterday.
 
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Kakadu Uranium Fight Escalates - National Blockade Begins

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Environment groups and Aboriginal traditional owners have today launched what is set to become a major campaign with the start of a permanent protest presence aimed at stopping the construction of a new uranium mine at Jabiluka in the World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park region.
 

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