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Wilderness Society-Australia Issues Statement on Land Clearing at Yakka Munga Station

Aug 29, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The Wilderness Society-Australia issued the following statement by Acting State Director Kit Sainsbury:

The appeal against the Vegetation Conservation Notice, handed down by the WA Government in June following appeals by community against presumed illegal clearing on Yakka Munga Pastoral Station, has been overall dismissed.

"It is no surprise to see that the wider appeal has been dismissed by the Appeals Convenor on behalf of the Minister for Environment.

"The lease holder, Sha...