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EPA Tasmania Air Monitoring Program Receives IPAA Commendation


EPA Tasmania’s Air Section has been highly commended for its innovative statewide air quality monitoring program at this year’s Public Sector Excellence Awards. (15/12/2016)

EPA Strategic Plan 2016 19

The Environment Protection Authority has released its latest Strategic Plan 2016-19 which is the third since the EPA Board was established in 2008. The Plan sets out the Authority’s key priorities for the next three years, bringing together the work... (8/12/2016)

EPA to reduce biomass limit in Macquarie Harbour

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. (30/11/2016)

EPA considers proposal for sand quarry at Bridport

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed sand quarry at Saltwood Road, Bridport in the Dorset municipality. (18/11/2016)

EPA reviews latest monitoring data for salmon farming in Macquarie Harbour

The Director of the Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has completed his review of the Spring 2016 salmonid monitoring data for Macquarie Harbour. (16/11/2016)

EHA National Conference held in Hobart was a great success

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. (11/11/2016)

EPA considers proposal for expansion of Fairbanks Quarry at Nabowla

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. (11/11/2016)

North West Business Partnership Wins EPA Sustainability Award 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... (10/11/2016)

EPA Annual Report 2015 16

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. (27/10/2016)

EPA considers proposal for expansion of a quarry at Oonah Road, Highclere

The Environment Protection Authority (EPA) has concluded its assessment of a proposed quarry expansion at Oonah Road, Highclere in the Burnie City Council municipality. (14/10/2016)

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