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Defeat for Tasmanian Government's plan to recommence logging ABC News

The bill would have allowed logging in 356,000 hectares of forests two years earlier than a moratorium would have allowed.
 
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The battle over Tasmania's $30m salmon farm The Guardian

More than 1,000 people, spread across 300 boats, protested against the shallow-water fish farm at Okehampton Bay.
 
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Great Australian Bight drilling flagged by Statoil after deal with BP ABC News

Norwegian oil and gas company, Statoil, has revealed plans to explore the Great Australian Bight off South Australia after taking over two of BP's exploration permits.
 
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National park in Victoria's east could create 760 jobs ABC News

Hundreds of timber industry job losses could be offset with $45 million in government and private investment into a new national park in eastern Victoria.
 
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Scientists urge tightening of land-clearing laws in Australia ABC News

In mid-2016, hundreds of scientists delivered a warning on Australia’s deforestation crisis.
 

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