Letter to Mark Butler - Federal Minister for the Environment

TitleLetter to Mark Butler - Federal Minister for the Environment
Publication TypeUnpublished
Year of Publication2013
Corporate AuthorsPort Adelaide Resident's Environment Protection Group
Date Published06/2013
Type of WorkLetter
Abstract

The letter asks for ministerial intervention to prevent destruction of Gulf St Vincent saltfields. Ridley Corporation , the saltfields operator has annonced the closure of the operation due to salt no longer being required by Penrice Soda. The saltfields are host to a number of bird species protected under international migratory bird treaties and the Australian Governmement EPBC Act.
The letter urges immediate action as evidence exists that pumping to maintian the envoronment ceased in January 2013, and the situation needs to be rectified before the return of migratory birds in October 2013.

URLhttp://www.parepg.org.au/sites/default/files/Saltfields/RidleyCorporation_EPBC Act_01.pdf
Refereed DesignationDoes Not Apply