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30 November 2016
The Director of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has written to salmon lease holders in Macquarie Harbour advising them of his intention to reduce the biomass limit following an assessment of the most recently available scientific data.
18 November 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed sand quarry at Saltwood Road, Bridport in the Dorset municipality.
16 November 2016
The Director of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has completed his review of the Spring 2016 salmonid monitoring data for Macquarie Harbour.
11 November 2016
Congratulations to the organisers of the National Environmental Health Conference held in Hobart in November, attended by 160 delegates and with presentations from experts from America and across Australia.
11 November 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed expansion of Fairbanks quarry at Nabowla in the Dorset municipality which was referred to the Board in August 2016.
10 November 2016
Two North West businesses have formed a winning partnership, converting pyrethrum waste into clean biofuel briquettes as a substitute for coal, and taking home the prestigious EPA Sustainability Award at this year's Tasmanian Community Achievement...
27 October 2016
The 2015-16 Annual Report of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) is now available for viewing on the EPA website at EPA Annual Report 20115-16.
14 October 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed quarry expansion at Oonah Road, Highclere in the Burnie City Council municipality.
07 October 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed temporary clay extractive pit located at 'North Borrow', Tasman Highway, Cranbrook in the Glamorgan Spring Bay municipality.
10 August 2016
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed pre-mix bitumen plant at Flagstaff Gully Quarry in the Clarence City municipality.