The weedy pasture plant tall wheat grass has the potential to invade more than half the state of Victoria and is putting numerous threatened species at risk. It is a far greater threat than the salinity problem it is meant to solve.
May 2009 A paper by WWF-Australia that outlines the strategic approach, design factors and policy objectives and instruments needed to construct a strong and effective national regulatory framework for weeds.
In Australia, invasive species are one of the most ubiquitous and severe threats to biodiversity. We are notorious for having lost by far the highest number of mammals in recent times, with foxes and cats in most of these extinctions.
Feral animals cause severe damage to Australian wildlife and ecosystems. We strongly advocate eradication and control of feral animal populations to protect environmental values. Is recreational hunting effective for feral animal control?
A preliminary assessment of a Victorian State Government plan inviting expressions of interest from landholders to take part in a scheme to facilitate recreational hunting of quail, duck and deer on private properties.
In this ground-breaking report author Tim Low warns that most plants being promoted as biofuels in Australia are serious weeds that should not be grown. As well as the full report there is also a summary report available for download.