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The campaign relates to the fact that some 440,000 baby kangaroo's (young at foot) die each year as a result of being the by-product of killing 3-4 million kangaroos per year in Australia.

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Disappearing Migratory Shore Birds

Posted on Dec 15, 2014
Disappearing Migratory Shore Birds

The epic migration of shorebirds from Australia to their Arctic breeding grounds is said to be in imminent danger of collapse. Birds are disappearing by the tens of thousands on their globe-spanning flights, mainly because of the loss of all-important “refuelling” habitat, scientists warn. Around 36 Australian bird species use the East Asian-Australasian Flyway for […]

Mission Beach: stop the Agile Wallaby Cull

Posted on Dec 15, 2014
Mission Beach: stop the Agile Wallaby Cull

The Department of Environment and Heritage Protection issued several permits to cull agile wallabies at Mission Beach, south of Cairns, earlier this year after complaints about a population explosion in the area. The Queensland government has refused to back down on a plan to cull Mission Beach’s agile wallaby population. The government contends its most […]

December 2014 AWPC Newsletter

Posted on Dec 6, 2014

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Media Release:National Dingo Conservation Organisation Welcomes Labor Win in Victoria, and Calls for Restorative Environmental Justice

Posted on Dec 3, 2014
Media Release:National Dingo Conservation Organisation Welcomes Labor Win in Victoria, and Calls for Restorative Environmental Justice

National Dingo Preservation and Recovery Program (Inc. A0051763G ) Date: Monday, December 1, 2014 The National Dingo Preservation and Recovery Program (NDPRP) today congratulated the Victorian Labor Party and Premier elect, Daniel Andrews, on a convincing win over the Baillieu/Napthine Coalition government. NDPRP President, Dr Ian Gunn, said: ‘In a single term of office, the […]

Prescribed burns as remedy for excess “fuel” and danger for people/property based on lies, false indigenous history, ignorance

Posted on Dec 2, 2014
Prescribed burns as remedy for excess “fuel” and danger for people/property based on lies, false indigenous history, ignorance

by Vivienne Ortega/ Sheila Newman Report from‘Pause and Review Prescribed Burns Conference’ kindness House November 9, 2014  Introduction and welcome from President of AWPC, Maryland Wilson. Poor management, litigation fear, ecosystem destruction, human impacts hinder natural process of decay, and natural fire management. While eucalypt forests and woodlands, heathlands, grasslands, banksia woodlands have evolved to […]

Support Australia’s Natural Bush Heritage

Posted on Dec 1, 2014
Support Australia’s Natural Bush Heritage

Did you know Australia has the worst rate of mammal extinctions of any developed country in the world? In just over 200 years we have lost nearly 30 species of precious native animals — including the iconic Tasmanian Tiger. It is estimated that a further 133 Australian mammals are at risk of disappearing forever. Bush […]