Victorian wildlife advocates call for a halt to blue gum harvesting to protect koalas

Wildlife advocates are calling for an immediate halt to the harvesting of blue gum plantations across Victoria, to protect koalas. the main points: Conservationists call for a halt to the harvesting on blue gum plantations across Victoria Approximately 50,000 koalas live on farms in the state The government says it has improved protections Jess Robertson, … Read more

Single-use plastic is wreaking havoc on the planet. Here’s what you can do to reduce your impact | trade

The life cycle of plastic begins underground, as oil and gas are extracted from the depths of the planet’s surface. This fossil fuel is then refined in facilities, using extreme temperatures and a large amount of water and energy, where it is made into pellets that are eventually melted and shaped into things like water … Read more