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    The government is losing its war on nature - July 3, 2014
    Jonathan La Nauze

    This last week has seen a shift in the Abbott government’s war on nature. Nature, and the people who care about it, are fighting back.

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    Saving Tasmania's forests - June 12, 2014
    Linh Do

    ACF's Linh Do examines the Australian government's attempt to delist part of Tasmania's forests from UNESCO's World Heritage List in this piece published internationally by Al Jazeera English.

  • j.abrahams@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Abbott must shelve plans to tear up Tassie's World Heritage - May 17, 2014
    Jess Abrahams

    It's time the prime minister put the Tasmanian environment, science and the wishes of more than 90% of Australians ahead of his ideology.

  • j.lanauze@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Bentley blockade — a victory for people power - May 16, 2014
    Jonathan La Nauze

    The Bentley blockade shows the huge efforts Australians are going to, to protect their communities from the dangers of fracking.

  • d.murray@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Cattle belong in paddocks, not national parks - February 7, 2014
    dugald murray

    The debate around high grazing in Victoria continues for only one reason - and that's because it has the potential to determine the next state election.

  • d.henry@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Beauty rich, rare and at risk - February 5, 2014
    Don Henry

    The federal government seems determined to trash Australia's reputation and disregard the international significance of World Heritage protection.

  • L.Hesketh@acfonline.org.au's picture
    World Heritage wind back will shatter Tassie - February 4, 2014
    Lindsay Hesketh

    Stripping Tasmania’s forests of World Heritage status jeopardises the future and stability of Tasmania’s community, environment and forestry industry.

  • L.Hesketh@acfonline.org.au's picture
    No business case for gutting our national environment laws - December 18, 2013
    Lindsay Hesketh

    The Australian Business Lobby is running a fierce campaign to gut the laws that protect Australia's unique environment.

  • j.abrahams@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Green infrastructure: thinking bigger and smarter about our future - November 12, 2013
    Jess Abrahams

    Tony Abbott's infrastructure vision needs a rethink if we want our life support systems not to be overrun.

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    No time for slash-and-burn approach to regulation - September 26, 2013
    Charles Berger

    For the past three years, the question of how to streamline project approval processes has dominated conservation policy debates.

     

  • p.sinclair@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Lost in the federal election zoo - August 20, 2013
    Paul Sinclair

    It's like the economy and the environment are being kept in separate cages of a zoo in this year's election, says ACF's Director of Environmental Campaigns, Paul Sinclair.

  • d.henry@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Forests deal the only solution - May 10, 2013
    Don Henry

    The Tasmanian Forests Agreement is an attempt to resolve entrenched conflict differently from the way it is usually done in Australia says Don Henry.

  • j.lanauze@acfonline.org.au's picture
    Dear Richard: I don't agree - May 6, 2013
    Jonathan La Nauze

    Vica Bayley, Tasmanian campaign manager at The Wilderness Society, responds to Richard Flanagan's commentary on the Tasmanian Peace Agreement.