Rare Australian species could slip into extinction as jobs axed at environment department – Politics – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A Mountain pygmy possum sits on someone's hand.

Typical of the LNP Abbott slashed ASIC (200) and ATO (3,500) jobs drove those unemployed experts to the banking and corporate worlds and  when the Bank and Tax scandals then hit Liberals and conservatives alike  try to blame ASIC and the ATO for poor oversight. 60 jobs lost will have them blaming the enviroment dept for the extinction of wild life too. (ODT)

Australia’s most threatened species could slip into extinction without anyone noticing, with jobs being slashed at the federal Department of Environment, the ABC can reveal.

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