Read about the Commonwealth's attempt to dilute our strong national environment laws click here. Tens of thousands of dogs are transported each year from Thailand to neighbouring countries in shocking conditions to fuel the dog meat trade. HSI is working to end this appalling cruelty. Click here to find out more. The health and welfare of farm animals in Australia is constantly challenged with many modern day farming methods trying to maximise profits - click here to learn more. Use this link to read the Latest News on Farm Animal Welfare.
HSI supports two projects for PhD candidates and early career researchers in 2013. Click here for details. Victory for sharks at landmark trade talks – find out more about the outcomes of the 16th meeting of the Conference of Parties of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) click here. |Illegal dog and cat fur is still getting through Customs, into Australian stores. Click here to learn more about The Fur Trade and find out which stores are fur free. Also, learn more about The Dog Meat Trade and The Exotic Animal Skin Trade.|
HSI protects habitat under threat through our Threatened Ecological Community (TEC) nomination program. To learn more click here. Breaking: HSI nominated Macquarie Marshes and River Murray TECs disallowed by Minister Hunt in unprecedented move. Read more. HSI is calling for the world's largest network of marine protected areas and no-take marine reserves to be established to protect Antarctica's Southern Ocean, as part of the Antarctic Ocean Alliance. Find out more about this campaign here.
Your land is critical for saving wildlife - click here to access the all new WLT Australia website and learn more.
Read the latest Wildlife Land Trust newsletter.
Click here to take a look at the WLT brochure.
The WLT welcomes:
Karrawatta; a 7.5 ha refuge in the Mt Lofty Ranges, South Australia.
Australian WLT tally:
New South Wales: 109
South Australia: 9
Western Australia: 15
233 Australian sanctuaries.
35,834 hectares of land.
ACTION ALERT - Greyhounds desperately need your help! click here DEADLINE: 6th November 2013
ACTION ALERT - Help Protect The Murray-Darling River Wildlife! click hereACTION ALERT - Will you speak up for the Places You Love? click here
Help needed for South Australia to set free range egg code click here
Australian Government turning blind eye to cruel dog fur trade click here
For a list of conservation and animal welfare Ministers to contact click here.