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Oct 252012
 

Coastal Cypress Forest - Wooyung (Byron Shire)

Values
  • Coastal Cypress Forest
  • This forest is listed as an Endangered Ecological Community
  • Likely habitat for several threatened fauna species including the Lon-nosed Potoroo
  • Likely habitat for several threatened flora species including the rare White Lace Flower tree.
Threats without e-zone protection

Although this forested area adjoins Billinudgel Nature Reserve National Parks, it is currently threatened by a controversial proposal for a 500 unit tourist resort. The removal of e-zones could leave this forested area vulnerable to decimation by this massive tourist development.

 October 25, 2012  Case Studies, Locations