Bill Manning posted about National and state laws fail, Tassal’s threat to endangered whales approved on Facebook 2018-04-12 16:46:38 +1000National and state laws fail, Tassal’s threat to endangered whales approved
Today the Federal Court and The Tasmanian Planning Commission, in two separate decisions, rejected appeals to protect endangered Southern Right Whales by moving Tassal’s industrial salmon farm out of their calving habitat.
“Australia is facing an extinction crisis – with the highest rate of mammalian extinction in the world. Today’s apparently unrelated decisions by the Tasmanian Planning Commission and Federal Court to allow Tassal to threaten endangered whales provides a stellar example of why this is happening,” says Laura Kelly, Strategy Director at Environment Tasmania.Read more
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