It is worth noting that this will affect prospective buyers of undeveloped plots of land which are home to indigenous and particularly protected trees. A complicating factor is what the land is zoned for; however a licence will have to be sought ‘from DAFF or a delegated authority’ to clear or partially clear the plot. Home owners may trim protected trees only up to 25% of the tree. Over and above that a licence must be sought
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It is a privilege to have an article written especially for Estuary Care by Dr Edward Butler on his research into Salt and the potential effects of climate change in our local estuaries.