Biodiversity offsets don't match the value of western land when it comes to community development, argues Alliance chair

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Updated July 6 2023 - 7:32am, first published 6:00am
Chair of the Alliance of Western Councils, Craig Davies (inset), is calling for a more realistic approach to the cost involved in biodiversity offsets, as IPART calls for submissions.
Chair of the Alliance of Western Councils, Craig Davies (inset), is calling for a more realistic approach to the cost involved in biodiversity offsets, as IPART calls for submissions.

The exorbitant cost of ecological offsets is strangling community development in regional and rural communities, argues Narromine Shire Mayor and chair of the Alliance of Western Councils, Craig Davies.

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Jamie Brown

North Coast reporter

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