Alpine Marsh Marigold. Photo: Colin Totterdell

Relief for the Alpine National Park in sight

NEWS 21 February 2018 | We are yet to see results from Parks Victoria’s consultation on its plan to increase action on the thousands of feral horses trampling the Alpine National Park, but it seems...
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The Stockman tailings dam across the Straight Creek tributary of Tambo River.

Tambo river toxic threat!

NEWS 21 February 2018 | East Gippsland’s beautiful Tambo River, andhe Gippsland Lakes, arehreatened by highlyoxic waste from an unstableailings dam. A proposal by mining company Copperchem...
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Skinny feral horse. Photo: Federation students

Wild horses: Alpine National Park’s chance to heal

IN THE MEDIA 7 February 2018 | Opinion piece published in The Weekly Times by Phil Ingamells of Victorian National Parks Association. Parks Victoria is about to take action on the thousands of feral...
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Racehorses tear up Belfast Coastal Reserve-Photo Chris Smyth

New blow to hooded plovers and family beach days

MEDIA RELEASE:  17 January 2018 | The Andrews Government’s draft management plan for the Belfast Coastal Reserve (between Port Fairy and Warrnambool) released today increases the area available to...
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Logging in the Central Highlands Photo: Justin Cally

Native forests deserve better than a regulatory relic

NEWS 11 January 2018 | No renewal of Regional Forest Agreements Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) are twenty-year-long agreements between the Victorian and Commonwealth Governments and provide...
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Comes with strings

NEWS 18 December 2017 | Andrews Government Response to Statewide Assessment of Crown Land  The Victorian Environmental Assessment Council (VEAC) investigation into how public land was categorised...
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Red Deer grazing, Moora Track, Grampians National Park, Victoria Australia . Photo: Rexness | Flickr | CC BY-SA 2.0

Victorian Government moves on invasive animals

MEDIA RELEASE  15 December 2017 | The Victorian Government has accepted most of the recommendations of a parliamentary inquiry into the Control of Invasive Animals on Crown Land. In its response the...
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