Tasmanian Conservation Trust Inc.

Media releases

 

Media releases 2014

16.12.2014: Media release: Is Minister Paul Harriss telling the truth regarding changes to the forest clearing policy?

19.11.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury, 'Environmental risks of dairy expansion'.

18.11.2014: Media release: 'Warning to Chinese investors: investing in Van Diemen's Land dairy company may result in destruction of Tasmanian devil habitat'.

12.9.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury, 'Economic benefit of the Meander Irrigation Scheme' .

28.8.2014: Media release: 'State Budget funding for Parks and Wildlife Service: Good environment news comes with conditions'.

22.8.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury, 'State government proposal for logging in 1.1million hectares of reserves (extended version).

22.8.2014: Letter to the Editor, Examiner, 'State government proposal for logging in 1.1million hectares of reserves.

25.7.2014: Letter to the Editor, Tasmanian Country, 'Response to Jan Davis re forest clearing'.

16.7.2014: Letter to the Editor, Examiner, 'Mr Hodgman breaks promise on development in reserves'.

25.6.2014: Media release: 'Conservation group's participation in government processes will be handicapped by axing of federal grants program'.

10.6.2014: Letter to the Editor, Tasmanian Country, Jan Davis and Arthur Lyons misrepresent or exaggerate the advantages of poisons over alternatives for controlling native browsing animals.

19.5.2014: Media release: Letter to the Editor, Examiner, 'Feratox not alternative to 1080'.

9.5.2014: Media release: 'Continued 1080 use to control native animals a short-sighted decision'.

6.5.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury.' Proposal to rezone the pinnacle of Mt Wellington to facilitate the cable car'.

5.3.2014: Media release: Government research shows that a Two Capes Track would be a better business investment and better for the environment.

4.3.2014: Letter to the Editor, Examiner, 'Forest peace deal survey'.

3.3.2014: Letter to the Editor, Advocate: 'Liberal party policy to reopen tracks in the Arthur Pieman Conservation Area.'

28.2.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury. 'Liberal party position on Mt Wellington cable car'.

19.2.2014: Media release: TCT response to Liberal Policy on parks and World Heritage areas -  local Tasmanians and environment to lose out to commercial operators.

11.2.2014: Media release: Proposal by VDL to clear Tasmanian devil habitat.

12.2.2014: Respect the Mountain: ' Mt Wellington public forum and Q&A'.

6.2.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury. 'Argument for revocation of recent extension to the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area severely flawed'.

23.1.2014: Letter to the Editor, Mercury, 'Doubts removal legislation is really democracy removal legislation'.

16.1.2014: Letter to Editor, Mercury, 'Fox funding being held up.'.

15.1.2014: Media release: Proposal by the state government for pulp mill doubts removal legislation.

 13.1.2014: Letter to the Editor, Examiner; 'Pulp mill permits'.