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  • donated via 2019-04-08 10:58:02 +1000

    Donate to help save SEQ Koalas

    Koala populations have dropped by 80% over the last 20 years largely due to land clearing, traffic and dog attacks.

    We want Planning Minister Jackie Trad to take urgent action to save koalas by defending their remaining habitat, but we need your help to make it happen. 

    Will you chip-in to help this campaign go full-scale?

    Donate to help protect SEQ koalas

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  • signed Save SEQ Koalas via 2019-04-08 10:55:10 +1000

    Sign the petition: Palaszczuk government, save SEQ Koalas

    Stand with us in calling on the Palaszczuk government to stop the clearing of koala habitat in Southeast Queensland. 

    An expert panel report has shown that past efforts to protect the koala, which is Queensland’s official animal emblem, have failed. Up to 80% of the koala population in Southeast Queensland has been lost in just 20 years due to destruction of woodland habitat, traffic issues and domestic dog attacks

    The koala now faces the prospect of extinction in the wild in Southeast Queensland.

    The State Government needs to take urgent action and immediately:

    • implement a moratorium on any clearing in south-east Queensland
    • declare the koala ‘Endangered’ in south-east Queensland
    • prioritise koala and habitat protection in new planning rules

    Send a clear message that more needs to be done urgently to protect our state emblem.

    Sign the petition below.

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