16 Dec 2021 News

Tackling ecosystem decline in Victoria

How do we tackle ecosystem decline in Victoria?

Victoria’s ecosystem is facing major threats from noxious weeds and invasive species, climate change and habitat loss and fragmentation.

The Legislative Council Environment and Planning Committee has made a total of 74 recommendations to address the range of problems associated with Victoria’s declining ecosystem.

The health of our ecosystems impacts our own human health, not only our physical health, but also our mental health.

The full report and recommendations are published at vicparl.news/3pkWiCU

The government has six months to respond to the report.