Josie and Steph speak with Environment Victoria's Bronya Lipski and Environmental Justice Australia's Chloe Babcock on the newly released draft of the Environmental Effects Statement scope for the Hazelwood Mine Rehabilitation project. We learn what an EES is, what this one gets right, and wrong, and why it's important for people to have their say during the submission window. (or you know, we might end up living next to an acidic lake) Show notes + how to submit:
Hey just looking at the draft scoping requirements doc now. Doesn’t section 3.5 (p11) cover what seemed like the main issue raised in the podcast - namely, the exploration of alternative strategies to rehabilitate the mine?