Local saw miller says decision to cease native logging is pure politics at play

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AT A GLANCE: Already established softwood plantations in the Strathbogie Ranges.

BETTER protections have been given to the Greater Glider possum as part of an announcement by the Premier Daniel Andrews to phase out native logging throughout Victoria by 2030.

Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio (MLA, Mill Park) launched the Greater Glider Action Statement in Creek Junction recently, which will provide a roadmap to protect the species, which is prominent within the Strathbogie Forest.

“(Areas protected) go from parts of the Central Highlands, through to East Gippsland and of course these wonderful Strathbogies,” Ms D’Ambrosio said.

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