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Cut the crap – Environment Victoria calls on parties to get cows out of our rivers
31 October 2014
Environment Victoria will today inflate a giant cow on the banks of the Yarra to highlight the issue of cow trampling and polluting the state’s rivers and creeks.
Livestock grazing on river banks is the number one manageable impact on river health in Victoria.
Environment Victoria CEO Mark Wakeham said today:
“You wouldn’t expect to see cows grazing on the bank of the Yarra in Melbourne’s CBD. It’s a highly inappropriate place for a cow to be."
“Yet the Napthine government just extended licensees to...