Search

Australia | Feral horse population in Kosciuszko NP continues rising while government mulls action

Divisions within the Berejiklian government have delayed the relocation of brumbies in the Kosciuszko National Park even as numbers of the feral horses continue to rise.


A year after it shocked scientists and environmental groups by passing a law to protect the introduced animals in one of NSW's biggest national parks, the government has now likely missed its winter window to remove horses for a second year in a row.


https://www.smh.com.au/environment/conservation/just-crazy-kosciuszko-feral-horse-herds-swell-as-government-dithers-20190802-p52dfc.html

© 2020 George Wright Society  
 info@georgewright.org

 

  • Twitter Clean
  • White Instagram Icon