David Suzuki's Daintree Message
"The Daintree Rainforest is one of the most spectacular ecosystems in the world". So says Dr David Suzuki in a statement supporting Rainforest Rescue and the Daintree Buy Back and Protect Forever Project.
Dr David Suzuki, the world-renowned journalist and biologist urged all Australian’s to get behind Rainforest Rescue’s Daintree Buy Back and Protect Forever Project.
“Come on Australia!” he said “You can buy back and protect forever areas of the World Heritage Value Daintree Rainforest.”
With community support this is exactly what Rainforest Rescue has been doing. Eleven properties have now been purchased and protected in the purpose-built Nature Refuges.
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The lowland tropical rainforest of the Daintree coast are under threat from rural residential development following creation of a subdivision in the 1980's.
The Daintree Buy Back and Protect Forever Project create opportunities for individuals, families, organisations and businesses to become involved in buying back the Daintree rainforests. "We rely on community donations," said Kelvin Davies, Executive Officer of Rainforest Rescue. "We don't receive government funding so what we're doing is providing opportunities for all Australians to make a difference.