Environmentalists combat land clearing in Australia

Conservationists in Australia are warning that huge areas of the country are being cleared of their native vegetation at increasing rates.

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    Conservationists in Australia are warning that huge areas of the country are being cleared of their native vegetation at increasing rates.

    Animals and plants are at a risk of extinction and even the Great Barrier Reef is feeling the effects of the practice.

    Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from New South Wales.


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