Unregulated deforestation taking deadly toll on native wildlife: Report

Climate advocacy groups have uncovered the impacts of large-scale deforestation being undertaken throughout Australia without federal government approval.

A joint investigation by three environmental organisations, including The Wilderness Society, Greenpeace and the Queensland Conservation Council, has revealed at least 6 cases where the habitats of threatened species were bulldozed without the appropriate assessments taken or approvals granted.

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Produced By: Sasha Foot

Featured In Story: Gemma Plesman – Senior Campaigner at Greenpeace Australia

First aired on The Wire, Monday 25 March 2024