Category Archives: 2022

Media Release – South Coast bushfire recovery funding boost a boon for local wildlife – June 2022.

Wildlife and communities on the NSW South Coast will benefit from more than half a million dollars of funding over the next three years for projects to heal and regenerate the region following the devastating 2019-2020 bushfires. Continue reading

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Train Street Broulee DA049322 22; Coastwatchers submission February 2022

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Review of Koala Habitat Significance of Bodalla State Forest 2021 – Eurobodalla Koala Project

This review argues that Bodalla State Forest, where a sighting was reported in October 2021, must be a priority focus for any Eurobodalla-wide koala population revival. Coastwatchers volunteer group Eurobodalla Koalas reviewed the koala habitat significance of Bodalla State Forest, … Continue reading

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Coastwatchers submission: Draft NSW Mainland Marine Park Network Management Plan 2021-2031; January 21st 2022

This submission was uploaded to the yoursay.marine.nsw.gov.au/stage 1 website on January 21st 2022.

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Breach Watch Digital Toolbox

Breachwatch Citizens Science Digital Toolbox  While native forest logging remains a reality, strategic use of Citizen Science Tools by concerned locals results in key environmental forest features being protected and timely reporting of industry non-compliance to the EPA to ensure “breaches” … Continue reading

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Leaked Government Report shows continued logging in bushfire affected forests is unsustainable

Natural Resources Commission  –   Final Report Coastal IFOA operations post 2019/20 wildfires The leaked Cabinet in Confidence NRC report recommends:   1) No logging of Narooma and Nowra management zones, where logging was identified as posing an “extreme risk” to environmental values for … Continue reading

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Key Logging Operations in the Southern Forestry Region

Please click here to view an up-to-date Forestry Corporation 12 month plan of operations in Google Drive, maintained by Coastwatchers’ Forest Working Group. (Link will open in a new tab or window.)

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