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OPEN LETTER: Environment Tasmania joins 66 Australians in signing an open letter calling on the Tasmanian premier to follow Victoria’s lead and end Native Forest Logging in Tasmania

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MEDIA RELEASE: UNESCO alerted to impact of salmon farming on World Heritage Area

April 05, 2024

MEDIA RELEASE:  UNESCO has been urged to request the Australian Government undertake an urgent and comprehensive environmental assessment and report on the impact of salmon farming on the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA).   The Australia Institute, First Nations representatives, and local, national...

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MEDIA RELEASE: Standing room only last night in Hobart as 90 members of the Clark electorate gathered to hear from scientists, government and the abalone industry about tackling the Long-spined sea urchin issue

March 21, 2024

It was a packed house last night at Shambles Brewery, Hobart last night for Environment Tasmania’s "science in the pub" event exploring the pressing issue of the Long-spined sea urchins (Centrostephanus rodgersii) and their devastating impact on Tasmania's east coast reefs.    This invasive species has become a significant...

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