Environment Institute

Corey Bradshaw: South Australia’s Tattered Environmental Remains

Australia has a long history of deforestation, having lost nearly 40% of total forest cover since European colonisation, and severely fragmenting the remainder . In South Australia‚Äôs Mount Lofty Ranges, only 10% of woodlands remained by 1980, with no major legislation restricting broad-scale vegetation clearance implemented until 1991. The situation is worse in the Adelaide […]