'Deal with Kosciuszko brumbies or 12 native species go extinct'

Jamieson Murphy
May 10 2023 - 6:45am
Brumbies in Kosciuszko damage the alpine region's fragile creeks and stream ecosystems. Photo supplied by Invasive Species Council
Brumbies in Kosciuszko damage the alpine region's fragile creeks and stream ecosystems. Photo supplied by Invasive Species Council

THE federal government has been warned by its own agency that feral horses in the alpine alps pose an "imminent threat" to the final extinction of a dozen threatened species.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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