Senator Penny Wong lands in Tasmania to announce $8 million Tamar Estuary plan

Caitlin Jarvis
By Caitlin Jarvis
Updated May 6 2022 - 5:28am, first published 2:00am
WETLANDS PLAN: Labor Senator Penny Wong in Launceston with Labor candidate Ross Hart to announce an $8 million pledge to establish wetlands along the North Esk to address sediment build up in the Tamar estuary. Picture: supplied

Restoration of wetlands in the North Esk River to "encourage natural scouring" is Labor's plan to improve sediment problems facing the Tamar Estuary.

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Caitlin Jarvis

Caitlin Jarvis

Senior Journalist

I have worked in the Tasmanian digital/print media for 11 years, spanning two newsrooms. I have developed a keen interest in agricultural, development and education news, as well as issues-based long-form journalism. Contact me at caitlin.jarvis@examiner.com.au

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