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November 13, 2015 Conservation No Comments

Will Yellow-bellied Gliders Survive Commercial Logging?

The announcement by the Queensland Government that ecotone forests of north Queensland be re-opened for

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commercial logging immediately raises concerns for one of the marsupial gliders.

It is the yellow-bellied glider (Petaurus australis un-named subspecies) which is a denizen of these forests on the western edge of the Wet Tropics bioregion.

This population of the glider is classified as Vulnerable under both Queensland’s Nature Conservation Act 1992 and the Commonwealth’s Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Act 1992…more

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