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Lost opportunities for new national parks in Queensland: report

A new report recommends the ambitious strategic expansion of the national park system to save our unique wildlife, while also boosting the State’s nature tourism economy.

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Clean Up Australia 2020

Clean Up Australia Day is on Sunday, 1 March 2020. It’s the perfect opportunity to join with family, friends, neighbours and colleagues to remove all the rubbish accumulating in your local park, bushland, beaches and waterways before it kills our wildlife.

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In 2020, WPSQ’s conservation programs will focus on enhancing and building community awareness of native wildlife, restoring vital wildlife habitat and surveying and monitoring of conservation-significant species in South Eastern Queensland.

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Eungella National Park

The submission date for the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) review has been extended to 17 April 2020. Have your say and help strengthen our environmental protection laws.

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Ban Opera House Traps

Australia’s Environment Ministers have issued an agreed statement of their intention to pursue a nationally consistent approach to address the negative impacts that ‘opera house’ yabby nets have on Australia’s native wildlife, in particular on platypus.

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Black flying-fox

It was all about spreading the love on our February 2020 Batty Boat Cruise. As the sun went down we witnessed a truly amazing flying-fox fly-out over the beautiful Brisbane River.

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