Sambar deer, caught here browsing and trampling areas where late-lying snow favours some very rare plants. Snowpatch communities are listed as threatened under Victoria’s Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act. VNPA has assisted La Trobe University in this research.

Are deer the new cane toads?

NEWS 5 July 2018 | Deer have largely taken over most of Victoria’s prime natural areas in recent years. Estimates vary, but some say there could be one million deer in the state – possibly...
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Racehorses tear up Belfast Coastal Reserve-Photo Chris Smyth

Our beaches are not racetracks!

TAKE ACTION | The final management plan has been released for the Belfast Coastal Reserve.  And it’s not good. The plan entrenches damaging and disruptive commercial racehorse training...
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