Tag: Leard State Forest

  • Leard protesters delay mine, vowing to continue fight

    Leard protesters delay mine, vowing to continue fight

    Thom Mitchell [twitname]Thom_Mitchell[/twitname] Last Thursday activists won a battle in their years-long war against a new coal mine in the Leard State Forest. The Maules Creek Community Council successfully sought an injunction in the NSW Land and Environment Court to stop clearing, which began on May 27. The proponent, Whitehaven Coal, has agreed to delay…