Recent logging in the Acheron forests north of Warburton has severely impacted on a large population of protected greater gliders.
Greater gliders are Australia’s largest gliding marsupial and Victoria’s latest threatened species. Last month the greater glider was officially listed as a threatened and protected species on the Victorian Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act.
But logging in greater glider habitat is continuing with no protections for this unique marsupial.
FoE's forest campaign collective visited the Green Building Council event "Pillars of Change" today.
We were raising awareness about their endorsement of Australian Forestry Standard certification which certifies timber from environmentally destructive logging operations.Read more