THERE’S inherent tragedy in Tasmanian Wilderness Society Vica Bayley’s excessive WHA lock-up of native forest (Forum, February 1) that will destroy Tasmanian sovereignty if better balance doesn’t occur.
Mistaken claims of a sustainable economy ignore threats to statehood from combined government and business viability rapidly reaching bankruptcy.
Miserable effort by his associates, for United Nations or federal monetary compensation leaves unviable gaps through drought exposure by Gordon River’s demise, plus much tourism infrastructure destruction, special species lockouts, costly bushfires and sclerophyll forest decline, from TWS excesses.
Noisy enforcers in affiliated bodies pledge disruption to overseas markets which cuts investor confidence to ribbons in allied resource industries, driving competitiveness into ruins.
My Bayley and fellow travellers ought to slow down from such one-eyed versions of nirvana so Tasmania can survive.
– MARTIN KJAR, Somerset.
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