Our big old trees are disappearing – fast.
Right across Australia, loggers are destroying ancient trees – some of them hundreds of years old. Many of these forests are home to threatened wildlife like Swift parrots, Leadbeaters possums and Greater gliders.
Dodgy logging loopholes and weak accountability mechanisms have let companies clear fell, log and burn our native forests with little oversight.
This brutal destruction must stop. It's time for a new generation of environment laws to protect our big old trees, our air, water, wildlife and our future.
Sign the petition calling on Prime Minister Turnbull and Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to:
Create a new generation of national laws to protect the web of life.
This new framework of laws must:
As part of a huge collaboration of groups – the Places You Love Alliance – we've convened an independent panel of legal experts to map out a blueprint for a new generation of national environmental laws. We have the solutions – all we need now is the political will.
By signing the petition, you're joining a growing community of people standing up for our living world.