A new state group has been formed consisting of 12 regional, state and national groups who are all working to protect Victoria's forests. Environment East Gippsland is participating in meetings and will be helping with the campaign directions. A similar alliance was formed in WA which had a stronger influence on their government. This prevents the government's pet tactic of divide and conquer.
This alliance's mission is to Protect old growth, water catchments , threatened species habitat and biodiversity across Victoria's native forests.
All groups agree to work to: