Morning mail: Forest ecosystem collapse threatens Melbourne’s water | Australia news

Good morning, this is Eleanor Ainge Roy bringing you the main stories and must-reads on Tuesday 1 May. Top stories Melbourne’s water supply is at risk because decades of logging and forest loss from large bushfires has triggered the imminent collapse of the mountain ash forests in Victoria’s central highlands, …

Ministerial documents reveal Commonwealth concerns about ‘old science’ and ‘validity’ of forest agreements

Ministerial documents reveal Commonwealth concerns about ‘old science’ and ‘validity’ of forest agreements

Posted March 21, 2018 16:36:11 Photo: The Commonwealth is concerned the science underpinning RFAs in four states is “now quite old”. (ABC News: Lyn Orrego) Related Story: Logging conflict brewing again in NSW south east forests Related Story: Regional Forest Agreements deemed a failure The Federal Government is staring down …