Victoria's rain forests

70% of Victoria's bushland has been cleared

35% of Victoria's wetlands have been lost

30% of Victoria's native animals threatened or extinct

In the 1800's to 1988
The un forested area has increased dramatically.

In the last 150 years forests in Victoria has decreased about 70-80%

Farming, urbanisation, palm oil, mining and forestry

Global sea levels increased by 1.7 millimetres per year over the 20th century. Over the past 15 years, this trend has increased to approximately 3.2 millimetres per year. This rate varies significantly around Australia. Since the early 1990s, the Victorian coast has experienced increases of between 2.6 and 2.8 millimetres per year.


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