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Tasmanian Timber Giant Retreats from Old Growth Logging

Date : 10th September 2010, Source : ENS



MELBOURNE, Australia, September 10, 2010 (ENS) - Australian environmental groups are rejoicing as the new head of Tasmanian timber company Gunns Limited announced the company will move away from logging native forests and develop plantation-based products. At an industry conference in Melbourne Thursday, Gunns chief executive Greg L'Estrange acknowledged that most Australians support the environmental groups in their decades-long campaign to end logging in the old growth native forests of Tasmania.

http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/sep2010/2010-09-10-01.html





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