Event: Franklin River environmental campaign (1979 - 1983)

From
1979
To
1 July 1983
Topics
Conservation (Natural resources) and Environment

Summary

The Franklin River Dam or Gordon-below-Franklin Dam project was a proposed dam on the Gordon River in Tasmania that would have flooded large areas of the Franklin River catchment. The protest movement against the project became one of the most significant environmental campaigns in Australian history.

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