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31 August, 2016

 

Destruction of endangered woodland for Westconnex is a taste of what’s to come under Baird’s new biodiversity laws

The NSW Nature Conservation Council has called on the Baird government to protect a patch of Cooks River/Castlereagh Ironbark Forest that is slated for destruction for the Westconnex motoroway development this week.

26 August 2016

 

Hunter Train Trip Exposes Mining’s Dirty Secrets

Concerned community members from across Sydney and the Hunter Valley will on Sunday charter a private train through the Hunter Valley to hear first hand from coal-affected community members about the damage coal-mining is causing to communities, health, land, water and our climate, as the train weaves past Hunter coal mines and power stations.

17 August 2016

 

Plans to repeal Tree Preservation Orders alarms WSROC

The Western Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (WSROC) has issued a damning assessment of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and tree-clearing laws, which will see the repeal of local council Tree Preservation Orders and a likely increase in local extinctions.

 
 
 
 
 

17 August 2016

 

Sydney Coastal Councils Group oppose scrapping tree preservation orders

Sydney Coastal Councils Group Inc. (SCCG) has issued a damning assessment of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and tree-clearing laws, which will see the repeal of local council Tree Preservation Orders and a likely increase in local extinctions.

17 August 2016

 

Local trees under threat because of Premier Baird’s proposed new biodiversity laws

Southern Sydney Regional Organisation of Councils (SSROC) has made a damning appraisal of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and tree-clearing laws, which will see the repeal of local council Tree Preservation Orders.

17 August 2016

 

Georges River councils warn Premier Baird’s biodiversity laws will make species extinctions more likely

Georges River Combined Councils Committee Inc. (GRCCC) has made a damning appraisal of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and tree-clearing laws, which will see the repeal of local council Tree Preservation Orders.

 
 
 
 
 

16 August 2016

 

Northern Rivers Councils slam Premier Baird’s proposed biodiversity and tree-clearing laws

Northern Rivers Regional Organisation of Councils (NOROC), the peak body for the region’s local government organisations, has made a damning appraisal of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and land-clearing laws.

16 August 2016

 

Hunter councils slam Premier Baird’s proposed biodiversity and tree-clearing laws

Hunter Councils Inc., the peak body for the region’s local government organisations, has made a damning appraisal of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and land-clearing laws.

16 August 2016

 

Local councils slam Premier Baird’s proposed biodiversity laws

Local councils across NSW have given a damning appraisals of the Baird government’s proposed new biodiversity and land-clearing laws.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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