The Editor of the Fassifern Guardian requested clarification from all candidates on their position on mining in the Scenic Rim.
1. If you answer the issue by saying you will support the ban of all or some form of mining in the Scenic Rim, please explain how this will effect existing mining permits.
Bulgaria has now joined France in banning hydraulic fracturing and followed it by cancelling a gas exploration permit it granted to energy giant Chevron.
The Queensland Greens say it is proof that the Queensland Government has rushed into promoting the industry without full consideration of all the issues.