Unfortunately, he is taking no action to prevent the serious water losses caused by logging in our water catchments.
Prevention is better than cure, but in this case we can have both.
Leadbeater’s possum lives in these catchment forests too. The last one in captivity at Healesville has just died. Protecting our catchment forests will help the survival of this threatened species – which is also Victoria’s faunal emblem.
Thwaites should stop playing politics and take real action to protect our forests, our threatened species and our water resources.