Photograph thanks to Steve Hogan

Proposed national heritage listing for "The Kwongkan (Southwest Australia)"

The Kwongkan (Southwest Australia) extends from Shark Bay in the north to the western end of Great Australian Bight in the southeast and encloses a region of exceptional global biodiversity, which is under threat.

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Media Statement BCBill 22 March 2016

Media Statement The Leeuwin Group identifies more science is needed in Biodiversity Conservation Bill

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Media Statement BCBill 1 July 2016

Media Statement 1 1 st July, 2016 The Leeuwin Group calls for more consultation on the Biodiversity Conservation Bill

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Leeuwin Group Comments on BC Bill 22 March 2016

Biodiversity Conservation in Western Australia A Critical Issues Paper prepared in response to the Biodiversity Conservation Bill 2015 March, 2016

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The Leeuwin Group Terms of Reference

The Leeuwin Group (LG) is composed of concerned scientists who are committed to the conservation and protection of Western Australia’s natural environment and biodiversity. Purpose: To provide high-level independent scientific commentary and advice on environmental matters to Government, industry, environmental organisations and managers.

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The Leeuwin Group calls all parties to support an Environment Court in Western Australia. 19th January 2017

Emeritus Professor John Bailey, the convenor of the Leeuwin Group of Concerned Scientists, said "Recent Court findings and Government decisions have demonstrated that WA needs to join the rest of the country and establish an Environment Court urgently"

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