Pledge to end deforestation by 2030 won't change vegetation management laws

Melody Labinsky
November 8 2021 - 7:30am
Australian Forest Products Association deputy CEO Victor Violante says the pledge acknowledges reducing deforestation efforts need to be made in concert with increasing sustainable agriculture, sustainable forest management, forest conservation and restoration, and support for Indigenous Peoples and local communities - practices where Australia's forest industries are leading the way.
Australian Forest Products Association deputy CEO Victor Violante says the pledge acknowledges reducing deforestation efforts need to be made in concert with increasing sustainable agriculture, sustainable forest management, forest conservation and restoration, and support for Indigenous Peoples and local communities - practices where Australia's forest industries are leading the way.

Australia's commitment to end deforestation by 2030 will not affect state and territory vegetation management laws.

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Melody Labinsky

Melody Labinsky

National machinery and agtech writer

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