The decision comes only a few days after a prominent wildlife biologist said the presence of extractive companies in the Tarkine will have minimal impacts on the endangered animal.
Shree Minerals Mining News
Shree Minerals’ Nelson Bay River mine was officially opened Thursday.
Venture Minerals gets green light from environmental minister.
Environmentalists claim mining in the region would imperil the survival of the only robust Tasmanian devil population still left in the wild.
At issue: Tasmanian devil populations.