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The magnitude and significance of land clearance in Tasmania in the 1980s
Kirkpatrick, JB (1991) The magnitude and significance of land clearance in Tasmania in the 1980s. Tasforests, 3. pp. 11-14. ISSN 1033-8306
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Six thousand hectares of natural vegetation were cleared per annum in the period 1980-88, a reduction by one third of the rate between 1972 and 1980. Clearing is concentrated in plant communities with poor reservation status, with some communities being threatened with extinction by this process. Some options are raised to maintain important natural vegetation on private land.
|Journal or Publication Title:||Tasforests|
|Page Range:||pp. 11-14|
|Date Deposited:||02 Jan 2008 00:38|
|Last Modified:||18 Nov 2014 03:26|
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