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Ta Ann splits greens with peace deal but guarantees work

There appears to be a split in the environmental movement over a peace deal struck between three major green groups and the veneer producer Ta Ann Tasmania. Source: ABC News
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Tiwi timber signs Japanese deal

The timber plantation on the Tiwi Islands has refused to die, it has been saved again with a new marketing deal worth up to $ 200 million over five years. Source: The Telegraph
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Forest peace deal problems ongoing

Tasmania’s Upper House MPs are considering a critical report on the Government’s efforts to address problems with the implementation of the forest peace deal, as they prepare to vote on its future. Source: ABC News
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New Forests deal for Tarpeena Sawmill

The Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC) announced two deals for funding bioenergy projects. Sources: Climate Spectator, The Border Watch, 4-Traders
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More federal funding to help bed down forestry peace deal

The Federal Government is spending another $ 2 million to build community support for the forest peace deal. Source: ABC News
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More information on peace deal funds

Tasmanian’s Economic Development Minister has given more detail about which projects will get a share of forest peace deal funding, amid claims the process is flawed. Sources: ABC News, The Examiner

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Report card in on Tasmanian peace deal

The first report on the progress of Tasmania’s forest peace deal says the restructure is being hampered by a critical shortage of wood. Source: ABC News
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Forest deal faces another hurdle

The centrepiece of Tasmania’s forest peace deal, a 120,000ha extension to the state’s world heritage area, is in doubt because of concerns by the World Heritage Committee. Source: The Australian
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Tassie deal knows no boundaries

The forest deal has descended into more chaos with the revelation that the proposed boundaries have not yet been finalized and that the Greens may be targeting other states. Source: Timberbiz
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Tasmania’s swinging forest deal in jeopardy again

Tasmania’s forest peace deal is in jeopardy and the state’s power-sharing government faces a major split, after Labor backed changes to the landmark agreement strongly opposed by green groups. Sources: The Australian, ABC
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