Letters to the Editor – Elphinstone Park Expansion

In addition to the letter(s) below, ongoing letters (to the editor) of support and concern for the Elphinstone Park Expansion can be viewed by visting the CoastReporter and thelocalweekly online or by picking up a copy of the publications.

Keep Your letters coming.  Thank you.

Date: Thursday, June 1, 2012
Publication: thelocalweekly, May 31, 2012 Vol. 10 Issue 22 , Letters to the Editor, page 5
Title: Enlightenment re: forest diversity~ Jack Stein, Gibsons

A few weeks ago I read two pages of what I think was the annual report of the Sunshine Coast Community Forest (SCCF).  According to this report cutting down trees is a good thing for biodiversity.

I’ve always been told forest biodiversity is best left to nature.

Just by chance I picked up a card with a bird on the front from the Western Wilderness Committee it said:  We must preserve wild ecosystems the source of natural biodiversity to keep earth alive and healthy”


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Help Protect the Last of the Old Growth and Natural Mt. Elphinstone Forests!