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Bring back the green spaces to address climate change

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DROUGHTS worldwide have always been a problem and never more so than in the world’s driest country, Australia.

Being so, one would think that farmers would resist the felling of trees on their already drought-prone properties, especially in light of the fact that deforestation is the cause of ongoing and further problems in that regard.

One only has to see how Tasmania’s highest rainfall fall occurs in the south-west of the state, itself, thick with forestation. So instead of continually following an already lost cause by propping up farmers with revenue, the federal government should only do so with a concerted effort by those affected to plant more trees.

Also finding ways to reforest this country, which may not have an immediate effect, but will ensure the future for our offspring and theirs. In the absence of any present outcome,........

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