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22-03-2019

Re: Why is AGL proposing to build a new gas terminal in a RAMSAR wetland?

Considering that Victoria is already a net exporter of gas, can AGL explain why they have chosen a Ramsar-listed wetland site as the preferred location for this project? Can your project demonstrate no net loss of native vegetation or damage to the values of the Ramsar-listed wetlands of Westernport Bay? Australia is a signatory to the International Ramsar Convention wherein the Australian Government is legally obligated to 'protect' migratory bird habitat in Westernport Bay. This proposal will ...
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