Category Archives: commercial kangaroo industry

Drought, land clearing in Queensland

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(featured image: Queensland_State_Archives – land clearing Beerburrum_December 1916) When we think about global deforestation, certain hotspots spring to mind. The Amazon. The Congo. Borneo and Sumatra. And… eastern Australia? Yes, eastern Australia is one of 11 regions highlighted in a new chapter of the WWF Living Forests report, “Saving forests at risk”, which identifies the world’s greatest deforestation fronts –

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Put a stop to Australia pushing kangaroos into extinction for profit

author: Graham Atherton-Ryan is one of our members in the UK. target: Greg Hunt Australian Environment Minister Greg Hunt has recently shown he is in full defence of a sick barbaric kangaroo killing industry that exists in Australia. Other members of parliament see them as an artificial plague on the landscape !! 2010 population estimates put the numbers of kangaroos

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The commercial kangaroo industry’s inherent cruelty

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Improving the humaneness of commercial kangaroo harvesting 2014 Download at https://rirdc.infoservices.com.au/items/13-116 The above research shows that the public believe commercial harvesting is an acceptable form of kangaroo management, as long as it is done by professional and skilled shooters, and the carcases are used rather than wasted. The suffering of kangaroos must also be minimised, and the most humane methods

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