Restoring connectivity, condition and resilience to central Victoria will require supportive government policies and increased funding commitments.
2018 Inquiry into Australia's faunal extinction crisis - not just another Inquiry!
The Federal Government is holding a Senate Inquiry into Australia's Faunal extinction crisis.
The Inquiry was initiated to collate information on threatened species and their needs (as in habitat and connectivity) and provide the justification for a major increase in funding not just for threatened species but for nature as a whole.
You can download Biolinks Alliance’s submission, that gives a detailed picture of the situation in central Victoria, and supporting attachments.
Biolinks Alliance has put forward submissions to the state Government on its draft Biodiversity Strategy, review of the native vegetation clearing regulations and VEAC Central Western Forest Investigation. Download submissions here.
VEAC Central Western Forests Investigation - CVBA Submission to VEAC Central West Investigation
Protecting Victoria’s Environment – Biodiversity 2036. Vic Biodiversity Strategy 2036_CVB submission
Review of the native vegetation clearing regulations. CVBA Submission re Clearing Regulations v3