ACT falling short in replacing bush capital's ageing trees

Jasper Lindell
Updated February 23 2024 - 3:54pm, first published 12:07pm

A tree planting program will struggle to achieve a 30 per cent canopy cover over Canberra in the next two decades because sapling supplies and staff are limited, an audit has warned.

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Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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