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Hiking

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Hiking is the preferred term, in Canada and the United States, for a long, vigorous walk, usually ... The Australian term bushwalking refers to both on and off-trail hiking. ... The effort to improv...

Are bushwalkers in danger from National Park hunting system? - ABC

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Feb 18, 2013 ... Hunting in New South Wales National Parks starts in March but critics say the body overseeing it, the Game Council, is too closely linked to the ...

Hunting in National parks - Wildlife Mountain

www.wildlifemountain.com/Hunting.html

It's a dark day for our National Parks with volunteer hunting programs set to begin . ... campers, bushwalkers, NPWS staff & native species at 'high risk' of being shot . ... The system at present cannot be managed, and last month the Environment ...

National Park users worried about being shot by stray bullets from ...

www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/concern-grows-for-gun-toting-citizens-in-national-parks/story-e6frfq80-1226617382179

Apr 10, 2013 ... VISITORS to NSW National Parks soon face the stark realisation that they could be shot. ... in NSW National Parks has the public concerned and has set a dangerous ... hunting in NSW National Parks showed 63.2 per cent of New South Wales ... "We're worried, a lot of bushwalkers are," Bushwalking NSW .....

Hunting Hazards | Bushwalking NSW

www.bushwalkingnsw.org.au/hunting-hazards/

Safety advice and information sources for bushwalking in NSW State Forests where ... Hunting is not permitted in National Parks except in limited circumstances ...

Hunters in NSW's national parks will put park users in danger ...

www.greenleft.org.au/node/51472

Jun 28, 2012 ... Hunters in NSW's national parks will put park users in danger ... Some parks where hunting will be allowed draw large numbers of tourists, ... With parks having multiple entry points, and many bushwalkers enjoying hiking trips ... But introducing a system that puts a hunter's sporting activities ahead of the ...

Guns in Australia: Recreational Hunting in NSW National Parks ...

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Aug 15, 2012 ... Background: I'd like to point out that hunting in National Parks is not revolutionary . ... Hunting areas included 480+ State Forests and crown land under a highly regulated system. ... There has not been a single example whereby a bushwalker has been .... Every recreational activity has risk associated with it.

Walkers pay price for hunters - Sydney Morning Herald

www.smh.com.au/environment/conservation/walkers-pay-price-for-hunters-20130105-2c9xh.html

Jan 6, 2013 ... The risk of bushwalkers and national parks staff being killed or ... of the National Parks Association, said the deal to allow hunting in an initial 79 ...

Bushwalk Australia • View topic - Hunting in some NSW National Parks

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The current testing system is not enough in my eyes. ... Recreational hunters have been hunting in Victorian National Parks for quite a while. ... call for limited big game hunting of endangered species in places such as Africa, ...

Victorian National Parks Association / Nature Conservation / Parks ...

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Bushwalking and Activities ... Pest control and shooting in Victoria's national parks ... rather it appears to entrench a potentially dangerous sport which creates a ... for conservation: our magnificent system of national parks and conservation ...

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News - Bushwalking Australia

www.bushwalkingaustralia.org

Insurance & Risk ... Passive Recreation in National Parks under Serious Threat by Actions of the NSW Government ... to the government to allow recreational hunting of other species (some of them native) such as ducks and quail”. .... receive funding under the present system because they also happen to be Olympic sports"

Action needed to stop hunting in National Parks | fat canyoners

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May 31, 2012 ... For more than 80 years bushwalkers have been at the forefront of conserving ... creation or ongoing development of our national park system has the ... Highlight the purpose of national parks, the risks hunting poses, the ...

Dear Barry O'Farrell, Please Keep Guns Out of Our National Parks.

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Dec 27, 2012 ... No Hunting in Our National Parks protest website with online letter and Petition. ... Not only is it extremely dangerous for bushwalkers but also shooting ...... the current state forest system and can not see why a similar system ...