Morning mail: Queensland land clearing laws go through | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Friday 4 May. Top stories The Queensland parliament has finally passed new land-clearing laws, a move welcomed by environmental groups as a step towards curbing the state’s soaring deforestation rates. The laws went through late …

Morning mail: land clearing blamed for koala deaths | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 10 April. Top stories Land clearing in Queensland is 15 times more destructive to the state’s koala populations than urban sprawl, analysis by WWF has found. The loss of koala habitat for housing and …

Bush block, private, 460 Gherang Rd, Gherang, Trust for Nature covenant allows for clearing, 3.5ha of native species, future house site, weekender

Bush block, private, 460 Gherang Rd, Gherang, Trust for Nature covenant allows for clearing, 3.5ha of native species, future house site, weekender

IF you’ve ever longed for a home among the gum trees, a new rare offering to hit the market Gherang could be the perfect spot. The 3.5ha bush block at 460 Gherang Rd provides an ideal, private haven and future house site for those with an affinity for nature. The …

Grazier says Queensland land clearing laws will cost family millions

Grazier says Queensland land clearing laws will cost family millions

Updated March 27, 2018 18:11:33 Photo: Grazier John Baker leads a group of protestors at the rally near Rockhampton (ABC Capricornia: Amy McCosker) Related Story: Tree clearing changes could put green energy future in jeopardy, Qld Govt warned About 500 farmers have voiced their anger at the Queensland State Government …

Tree clearing laws could threaten Queensland’s renewable energy future, growers warn – ABC Rural

Tree clearing laws could threaten Queensland’s renewable energy future, growers warn – ABC Rural

The Queensland Government has been warned it may struggle to meet its renewable energy target if it pushes ahead with its controversial proposal to tighten tree clearing laws. The $1.6 billion sugar industry has been touted as a central plank in the Government’s clean, green energy agenda, in particular its …