Arcadia, Lowden, Yabberup and Munglalup Forests are located adjacent to the southern border of the Wellington National Park near Lowden, WA (see dark green shaded area on the map below).
Intact forest is a healthy ecosystem for all plants and animals. Recent logging in our area has severely degraded our forest with the aim to turn it into a mono (jarrah) plantation. The most severe logging has occurred in the Yabberup forest where systemic poisoning was undertaken. A biomass trial was undertaken to clear the forest for use in the local coal mine. Here is a video showing you more about what happened..