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You can’t force people to care about our natural environment, but if you encourage them to connect with it, they just might. #LandcarerInvite2022 What a fantastic resource for our future leaders.
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Hi Andrew, I have a 40ac property near Esk which is predominantly dry vine rainforest and eucalypt regrowth. It was badly affected by fires in 2019 and we have a long term regeneration and conservatio...
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This is so interesting Andrew, thanks for sharing. Do you have any links to the CSIRO information? I would love to read it. Thanks!
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by February 24, 2020
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  Against all odds...a Sea Turtle Survival Story ...
by August 24, 2021
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How would you like to access Australia’s best and most recent landcare resources? More than 60 landcare experts from across the country presented insightful and informative content at the 2021 National Landcare Conference, and their videos and presentations are now available online, including the conference posters. You can use these Education Resources for training and development, and capacity building in your community. There is a diversity of content suitable for people interested in s...
by August 3, 2020
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"I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery - air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, 'this is what it is to be happy.' " Our addtion to Capture your connection competition. #landcareweek2020
by July 25, 2019
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A holistic approach to environmental education: How to foster ongoing environmental stewardship in the community.        Bellarine Catchment Network engages the wider Bellarine Peninsula community through a variety of programs and opportunities that facilitate re-engagement and behavioural change. Their goal is to continue delivering integrated community driven projects that protect and enhance the environmental values of the Bellarine. ...
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by June 4, 2021
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“Landcare saved me” by Selen Rifat   I came to Australia as a migrant child in the ‘70s, the daughter of parents who were both the youngest in their families. After being displaced in their homeland, leaving behind farms and homes, they took a courageous step and travelled half way around the world to settle in beautiful Melbourne and start life anew. ...
by February 10, 2022
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Get a mate to participate! It’s not too late to enter our fun $500 giveaway to support an environmental project.  For your chance to WIN, just invite a mate or two to check out Landcarer.com.au. ...
by February 24, 2020
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  Against all odds...a Sea Turtle Survival Story ...
by December 16, 2019
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Sydney, Australia, is a global city, blessed to still have areas of remnant natural bushland scattered throughout its suburbs. When Captain Cook first sailed into Botany Bay in 1770, the biodiversity would have been spectacular and even to this day there is a far greater diversity of plant species within the city boundaries than exist in the entire United Kingdom. Some incredible wildlife still occurs here too. The problem is that bushland areas are extremely sensitive to invasive weeds and can ...
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by June 4, 2021
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“Landcare saved me” by Selen Rifat   I came to Australia as a migrant child in the ‘70s, the daughter of parents who were both the youngest in their families. After being displaced in their homeland, leaving behind farms and homes, they took a courageous step and travelled half way around the world to settle in beautiful Melbourne and start life anew. ...
by February 24, 2020
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  Against all odds...a Sea Turtle Survival Story ...
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CHEN has started a new project to assist in platypus conservation efforts after finding platypus eDNA in the Cattai and Little Cattai Creek Catchment. This project will assist in the repair of the riparian zones in Cattai creek by removing the environmental weeds along the banks and planting the indigenous plants of this vegetative community, the Sydney Shale Transition Forest, an endangered ecological community. The creek banks have become eroded due to changes in the flow regime due to stor...
by August 31, 2018
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The Rio Tinto Indigineous Land Management Award is presented to an outstanding indigenous community group or individual that is working towards improving land use or enhancing or protecting an area on behalf of the community. Sally Moylan, ACT Sally’s background and cultural values translate to her work environment in challenging situations, where she is not afraid to speak up from a position of knowledge and integrity....
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By David Littleproud MP, Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources David Littleproud MP. ...
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By Peter Brenton, Atlas of Living Australia A sighting of the blue-banded bee uploaded to the ALA by Anthony Katon in NSW. ...
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Core samples taken in 2018 comparing (from L to R) the aerated, control and SoilKee strips. For the West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority (WGCMA), helping improve farm productivity while reducing the impact on the environment is a key part of natural resource management. ...
by July 25, 2019
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A holistic approach to environmental education: How to foster ongoing environmental stewardship in the community.        Bellarine Catchment Network engages the wider Bellarine Peninsula community through a variety of programs and opportunities that facilitate re-engagement and behavioural change. Their goal is to continue delivering integrated community driven projects that protect and enhance the environmental values of the Bellarine. ...
by January 8, 2020
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Alby Wooler and a group of friends formed the Capricorn Coast Landcare Group in 1987. Alby was also the person who launched the Junior Landcare programme in 1997 in local schools around the area; a programme that has since spread not only nationally, but also globally. In 2005 he received the Queensland Individual Landcare Award, and was runner up in the National Individual Landcare Award. In the same year he was voted Livingstone Shire Council Citizen of the Year, as well as receiving the Queen...
by February 5, 2020
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Andrea Lindsay is one of 40 wonderful volunteers who propagate indigenous plants for revegetation at the Bellarine Secondary College & Bellarine Landcare Group Nursery .... Andrea is pictured here with the Nursery Coordinator, Fiona Love. ...
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Bob Shepherd from Dalrymple Landcare (ohhh and also Principal Extension Officer for FNQ Grazing Land Management) explores a cross section of options available to producers today, including:
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MLA MeatUp Forums deliver the latest in red meat research, development and adoption (RD&A) and are held throughout southern Australia.
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Latest beef sustainability reporting confirms 79.6% Natural Resource Management (NRM) regions achieved healthy groundcover thresholds in 2021
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Ground-breaking rural women build capacity to ensure best management research is put into action:
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by June 7, 2022
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Significance Of Glass Window Repair & Replacement A broken or cracked glass window can ruin the beauty of your entire room. Apart from the aesthetic reasons, a new glass brings many benefits along. But glass replacement Adelaide is also a great opportunity to upgrade your window. And when there are tons of beautiful innovative options, it is an interesting process. Modern glazing technology offers us plenty of low-maintenance and energy-efficient glasses to protect and adorn our decors.  T...
by August 23, 2021
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The community on Landcarer is growing every day, and we want you be a part of that growth! Landcarer helps individuals and groups involved in caring for land and water, to expand their knowledge, skills, and resources through the only online platform dedicated purely to landcare. It’s the place to be for landcare networks and groups, Traditional Owners, landcare facilitators and coordinators, landowners, farmers and farming systems groups, Bushcare and ‘Friends of’ groups, Coastcare, Dune...
by August 19, 2021
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Your fellow landcarers want to see photos of your landcare experiences. Post any landcare related pic– perhaps a rarely sited animal, or a silly moment among your Landcare group. Whatever it is, make sure you post your pic on Landcarer between 19 Aug and 5 Sep for your chance to win $500! The winning photo will have the most comments and likes.  Include a caption such as a short description of where the photo was taken, or what was happening that day that made it so special.  Don’t forget th...
by June 4, 2021
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“Landcare saved me” by Selen Rifat   I came to Australia as a migrant child in the ‘70s, the daughter of parents who were both the youngest in their families. After being displaced in their homeland, leaving behind farms and homes, they took a courageous step and travelled half way around the world to settle in beautiful Melbourne and start life anew. ...
by April 27, 2021
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Have you got a story to tell about your experience in Landcare? If you do, then you should definitely post it on Landcarer, Landcare Australia’s online community platform for the landcare community. Write a story and post it on Landcarer between April 20th and June 5th to get a chance to win $500! You can write about anything landcare. Whether that be best practices you use out on the field, what your landcare group has achieved, why you love the environment or fun facts about your local...
by October 15, 2020
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The Geelong region is home to picturesque coastal and country areas which form distinctive landscapes and habitats for people, plants and animals. Keeping these areas free of litter is important to everyone, and our region fortunately benefits from many active volunteer groups and organisations whose focus is keeping our natural areas litter free and healthy. Many residents volunteer their time to participate in clean-ups and citizen science projects which seek to understand the type and source ...
by February 14, 2020
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Bellarine Carchment Network teamed up with Wreck to Reef Swim. Approx 2000 single use plastic cups were diverted from landfill, 300 reusable coffee cups were used, with 90% of participants using the cups and Aquascope activity was held for the kids. A great event and enviro outcome.