The missing link in the climate debate - is forests. They are the planet’s most effective tool for absorbing and storing carbon pollution.

Logging and clearing is responsible for almost 20% of Australia’s greenhouse gas emissions; more than our entire transport industry!

Forests are the lungs of our planet and regulate our climate, yet they contuinue to be logged. Governments are now planning to allow companies to burn forests to make electricity.

The Federal Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency is Greg Combet – he has the power protect native forests as part of the climate solution.

You can help-
Email him on [email protected] and ask him to create a Green Carbon Fund that can be used to reduce Australia's greenhouse gas emissions by protecting our native forests.

Tell your electricity providers that you are not willing to source your electricity from burning native forests. Ask for their assurance that they will not sell power that is generated from this source.

1. Protecting our forests is the cheapest, easiest and quickest way to reduce dangerous greenhouse gas emissions and moderate climate.

2. Forests are the lungs of our planet, yet Governments are planning to allow companies to burn forests to make electricity.

3. Our Government must stop pandering to the big carbon polluters and logging industry. They must protect our native forests for climate security NOW!!!