Australia is a place of incredible landscapes, unique wildlife, ancient forests and beautiful reefs.
But our country holds some global titles we can’t be proud of.
Australia is a world leader on extinction, with the highest number of mammals declared extinct since colonisation.
Habitat destruction, caused by global warming, deforestation, invasive species and pollution, is driving Australia’s globally significant wildlife, land and seascapes to breaking point. Australia’s current nature laws are weak, outdated and failing.
The Albanese government is currently rewriting our national nature laws for the first time in over 20 years.
This is our big chance to create strong new laws to stop the destruction and restore wildlife, land and seascapes.
Join our call for strong nature laws that:
Speak up for strong laws that stop nature destruction with an independent regulator to enforce them.
Learn more and join the movement through our Places You Love partners listed here.
The Environment Defenders Office provides legal advice to the Places You Love Alliance.
To speak up for strong laws that stop nature destruction, join the movement through one of our Places You Love partners.
If you wish to speak with the Places You Love Alliance specifically, you can contact us here.