Jacinda Ardern expected to announce start date of trans-Tasman bubble, which would allow travel between the two countries without quarantining. Follow all the latest news and updates, live 12.55am BST The population of greater gliders in the NSW Blue Mountains has more than halved after a horrific bushfire season and years of drought and heatwaves, Hannah Ryan from AAP reports.
Local ecologists who used spotlighting and wildlife cameras to survey the gliding marsupials’ habitats estimate that numbers have declined by 60% in the mountain region.
12.53am BST The NSW government has dropped the former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull as chair of its new Net Zero Emissions and Clean Economy Board.It follows the deputy premier, John Barilaro, publicly criticising the former prime minister after Turnbull backed a call for a moratorium on new coalmines in the state. Continue reading…
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Publish date : 2021-04-06 00:05:43
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