Tree theft dangerous, criminal act


An apparent attempt at stealing timber from Forestry Tasmania-managed land could have ended in disaster at Mount Arthur just east of Launceston.

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Increased protection for swift parrot habitat on Bruny Island


A significant measure has been announced today (19 November 2015) to provide further protection for swift parrot habitat on Bruny Island.

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Marie Yee recognised for excellence in sustainable forestry management


Huge congratulations to Forestry Tasmania’s Senior Conservation Planner, Dr Marie Yee for winning Australian Forestry Standard’s inaugural Richard Stanton Memorial Trophy for Excellence in Forestry Management.

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Proposed chemical use in summer 2015/2016


Forestry Tasmania uses chemicals in limited circumstances where it is essential to manage weeds and pests and to promote optimal tree growth.

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