EcoCheck: Australia’s Southwest jarrah forests have lost their iconic giants

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Sad reality of decimation of such important forests, ecosystem now adapted, badly out of shape. Separately, in southwest corner of WA, Tim Winton/Island Home advises it was considered a waste land for agriculture, until super-phosphate came along. Then Ag Minister declared “war on wilderness”. Aren’t we a sad species?

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This is on behalf of local climate change group. Material is selected by Bernie McComb and does not necessarily represent opinion of whole group.
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