Since clearing regulation begun in 2004, 10,582 ha* of vegetation has been approved for clearing within the SWCC Region, an area the size of approximately 5200 MCG ovals.

Disclaimer: Statistics do not include exempt or illegal clearing, nor indicate if the clearing has occurred or not.

Data source:

* Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER). 2018. Native Vegetation Clearing Permit Data (accessed March 2018). Data analysis by DWER.