Land use change can’t stay in the “too-hard basket”, new report says – Expert Reaction

Going with the grain: Changing land uses to fit a changing landscape says problems around land use change have been put in the “too-hard basket” for too long. The Commissioner makes several recommendations, such as progressively removing forestry from the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme, taking a catchment-focussed approach to managing the environment (instead of one-size-fits-all regulations), and ensuring high quality environmental data is available to farmers.

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