TWWHA

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  • Arthur Range, Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Photo: Grant Dixon

TWWHA management prior to Dec 2016

2017-11-08T07:26:23+00:00August 24th, 2017|

The 1999 TWWHA Management Plan was not perfect but a good compromise. The 2014 draft management plan was extremely regressive and more than 7000 public submissions opposed many of its core proposals.

  • Highland rainforest stream, Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Photo: Grant Dixon.

TWWHA values, boundary & monitoring

2017-08-25T07:42:47+00:00August 23rd, 2017|

There has been considerable documentation of World Heritage and other values but monitoring of their condition is inadequate and a TWWHA boundary that both includes all important values and facilitates effective management of these has yet to be achieved.

  • Ketchum Bay, Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Photo: Grant Dixon

TWWHA management since 2016

2018-07-16T07:30:03+00:00August 23rd, 2017|

The final Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area Management Plan, released in December 2016, still contains many failings and deficiencies and we envisage ongoing campaigns to protect the area's values and integrity as a result.