How to help
Don't let governments off the hook, help us call for real action that protects our natural environment from invasive species.
By this time tomorrow, an estimated 8 million animals would have been killed by the millions of feral and roaming pet cats in Australia. And the vast majority are our native Aussie battlers, some on the path to extinction. To win government action, we need to show governments pet cat containment and effective action on feral cats is popular.
For too long, inaction and delay by state governments has allowed feral horse numbers to spiral out of control across the Australian Alps, destroying our unique alpine wildlife, rivers and ecosystems. But Independent Senator David Pocock has successfully launched a formal inquiry by the Australian Senate into the impacts and management of feral horses in the Australian Alps.
Australia is perilously close to losing the war against red fire ants. But right now, instead of taking action, our governments have only one thing in mind: delay. They are refusing to release an independently written report that details what needs to be done to eradicate these dangerous invasive ants.
Myrtle rust broke into Australia in 2010 and is rapidly spreading through our landscapes. Already, 16 species of our native rainforest trees are facing extinction. Click below to write to the federal Environment Minister calling for changes to our broken environmental laws that let this happen.
Australia has the worst mammalian extinction record in the world. Please act today to help prevent further losses.
We have an important choice to make. We can either choose to save Kosciuszko's unique ecosystems and wildlife that are found nowhere else on Earth, or we can allow thousands of feral horses and their hard hoofs trample them into oblivion. Act urgently to protect Kosciuszko National Park by implementing a plan that reduces the feral horse population before it’s too late.
Join the tens of thousands of people across Australia uniting behind the Reclaim Kosci campaign to protect Kosciuszko National Park from feral horses.
Support our proposal for a national body dedicated to environmental biosecurity.
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