Clear-felling of the carbon sink and the destruction of wildlife habitat occurs under the screen of 'sustainable logging'. This is utterly unsustainable. The signing away of Australia's public national native forest estate for over 2 decades commenced with the renewal of the Tasmanian Regional Forest Agreement August 2017.
The renewal of the NSW Regional Forest Agreements is being pushed as fast as possible by both Federal and state governments.
Regional Forest Agreements will result in mass wildlife loss and a rapid increase in the rate of extinction.
Published on Feb 21, 2018
'RFAs are agreements between governments not between the government, taxpayers and environmentalists. Greens Senator Janet Rice refers to RFAs as 'logging laws'.' Jack