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Greens Matter of Public Importance - Animal Welfare in Tasmania

Parliamentary Activity - We recognise that the wellbeing of animals in Tasmania, whether they be domestic, on farm lands or wild animals, is a matter of very significant importance to the vast majority of the Tasmanian people and it is one of those issues that...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 1 Aug 2019

Tasmania's Native Wildlife - Protection

Parliamentary Activity - Rosalie Woodruff speaks on the process for issuing crop protection permits.

Rosalie Woodruff MP - 31 Jul 2019

Wombats - Crop Protection Permits, follow-up

Parliamentary Activity - Cassy O'Connor questions the Minister over the number of permits to shoot wombats and the Government's justification while localised extinctions of wombats are occuring at places such as narawntapu National Park.

Cassy O'Connor MP - 22 Aug 2018

Wombat Fire Deaths Must be Investigated

Media Release - The wombat deaths in Kelso in Northern Tasmania, as a result of an intentionally-lit gorse fire, are a tragic loss for the local wildlife population.

Andrea Dawkins - 20 Nov 2017

Estimates questions on Wombats to Minister Rockliff

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins asks the minister if he has reassessed his cull permit system, considering the outbreak of mange in the wombat population and the localised extinctions.

Andrea Dawkins - 8 Jun 2017

Estimates questions on Wombats to Minister Groom

Parliamentary Activity - Andrea Dawkins questions the Minister over the issuing of culling permits for wombats while community members are treating them to combat sarcoptic mange.

Andrea Dawkins - 6 Jun 2017

Wombat Mange Needs Real Government Action

Media Release - The government's announcement of $100,000 is a positive step, but much more needs to be done to save the Tasmanian wombat population from the spread of sarcoptic mange.

Andrea Dawkins - 13 Mar 2017

Fire Management and Planning Need Adequate Resources for Remote Fireys

Parliamentary Activity - Motion calling on the Hodgman Government to properly fund the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlife Service, enabling it to retain its experienced remote firefighters and to undertake effective fire management planning and operations throughout the...

Cassy O'Connor MP - 25 May 2016