Category: animal-welfare

Reclaim Kosci

When the NSW Government made the disastrous decision to protect feral horses in Kosciuszko National Park rather than reducing their numbers we acted quickly, joining forces with several other environment groups to form Reclaim Kosci. Led by Richard and Alison Swain Reclaim Kosci’s main objectives are to: Raise awareness about the impacts of feral horses…

Wetlands and bogs in Kosciuszko National Park are a sanctuary for migratory birds such as Latham’s snipe, but feral horses moving into their remaining space are trampling and grazing their food sources and habitat.

Animal justice or extinction?

Is the Animal Justice Party condemning Australia’s threatened species to extinction by refusing to create policies based on science?

Kosciuszko: It’s a park, not a paddock

It’s time to overturn the Berejiklian Government’s decision entrenching destructive feral horses in Kosciuszko National Park. Are you in?

Submission to the Draft wild horse management plan: Kosciuszko National Park

Submitted: August 2016
The goal of the draft wild horse management plan for Kosciuszko National Park to set a 20-year target to drastically reduce feral horse numbers is supported, but the prospect of the plan succeeding is limited because the plan prohibits the use of aerial shooting as a control method.