Ibis habitat destroyed
Denise Goodfellow <>
Sat, 28 Nov 2015 21:02:55 +0000
I’ve just received this email. Does anyone out there have any information, an
Dear Denise, I wanted to ask your advice: here in Sydney they are carving up
the side of the road to create the biggest infrastructure in the country The
West Connex. It breaks my heart every time I see it because the beautiful Ibis
that used to nest in big gatherings have had their habitat entirely destroyed
not to mention now Ibis sitting on tree stumps where everything has been
chopped down in preparation for the next stage of development. Dead Ibis
scatter the freeway- it is appalling - do you know what I can do to raise this
Denise Lawungkurr Goodfellow
PO Box 71
Darwin River, NT, Australia 0841
043 8650 835
PhD candidate, Southern Cross University, Lismore, NSW.
Founding Member: Ecotourism Australia
Nominated by Earthfoot for Condé Nast’s International Ecotourism Award, 2004.
With every introduction of a plant or animal that goes feral this continent
becomes a little less unique, a little less Australian.
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