Department of Energy, Environment and Climate officers are investigating several instances of illegally felled trees

Vera Demertzis
Updated July 6 2023 - 1:12pm, first published July 4 2023 - 12:00pm
Uncontrolled firewood collection can lead to the loss of important habitat such as hollow logs and dead trees. Picture via Forest Fire Management Victoria.
Uncontrolled firewood collection can lead to the loss of important habitat such as hollow logs and dead trees. Picture via Forest Fire Management Victoria.

Residents have been asked to be vigilant when it comes illegal fire wood in the winter months as authorities crack down on illegal tree felling.

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Vera Demertzis

Vera Demertzis

Senior Journalist

Journalist at the Southern Highland News covering council yarns and community news. Got a tip or a story to tell? Email vera.demertzis@southernhighlandnews.com.au or call on 0427 250 908.

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