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09 August 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposal by Markarna Grazing Pty Ltd to increase an existing quarrying activity at 634 Palana Rd, Flinders Island in the Flinders Council municipality.
14 July 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed limestone quarry at Roberts Road, Maydena in the Derwent Valley municipality.
30 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has commenced monitoring local air quality in Hobart Port, providing live data via its website ahead of the next cruise ship season.
30 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has approved Tassal's proposed Waste Capture System (WCS) for operation in Macquarie Harbour.
16 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed open cut tin mine and processing plant by Ten Star Mining Pty Ltd off Heemskirk Rd, Zeehan in the West Coast municipality.
09 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority is calling for nominations for the 2017 EPA Sustainability Award, which is one of several categories of the Tasmanian Community Achievement Awards run by Awards Australia, designed to recognise individuals,...
07 June 2017
The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of Tasmanian Irrigation's proposed quarry at Tayene within Launceston City Council's municipality.
07 June 2017
The EPA has responded to media inquiries today, regarding the reissued biomass determinations of yesterday and whether Tassal is in breach of these.
06 June 2017
The EPA Director, Mr Wes Ford, today reissued the biomass determinations provided to Tassal for Macquarie Harbour for the period from 1 June 2017 to 31 May 2018 to avoid any doubt as to the intent of the determinations.
01 June 2017
The EPA Director, Mr Wes Ford has responded to additional media inquiries regarding approval issues, following his announcement of the final biomass determinations for Macquarie Harbour.