Koalas creating a stir for New South Wales farmers

KOALAS and their habitat are at the centre of a political row in New South Wales which involves how farmers can manage their land.

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Koalas and their habitat are causing a row with the NSW government and farmers. Image courtesy NSW DPI.

The issue revolves around the Koala Habitat Protection State Environmental Planning Policy (SEPP) which now includes a new definition of ‘core koala habitat' and certain tree species.