Lake Curalo Saltmarsh Field Walk

Lake Curalo Saltmarsh Field Walk

Monday 17 May 2021,  9:30am – 12:30pm Join us on a field walk with botanist Jackie Miles to explore the saltmarsh community at a beautiful property on Lake Curalo in Eden. The diverse species we will encounter include sedges, rushes, reeds, grasses, succulent herbs and low shrubs that can tolerate high soil salinity. Coastal Saltmarsh is a significant, […]

Aboriginal Cultural Burning News

Aboriginal Cultural Burning News

‘djamanj djamaga ganj’ ‘djamanj djamaga ganj’ is a series of free webinars on Aboriginal Cultural Burning and Wild Fire recovery, delivered by Ulladulla Local Aboriginal Land Council, Treading Lightly Inc and the National Indigenous Fire Network and supported by South East Local Land Services. They will be hosting a series of events each Wednesday night from this […]

Saltmarsh Rehabilitation at Bermagui Country Club

Saltmarsh Rehabilitation at Bermagui Country Club

South East Local Land Services and Bermagui Country Club, with support from the ‘Climate Proofing Coastal Saltmarsh’ project, have installed signs on Bermagui golf course to educate players and the community about the importance of maintaining healthy coastal saltmarsh habitats. This project is supported by South East Local Land Services, through funding from the Australian […]

Ten Ways to Improve the Natural Assets on a Farm

Ten Ways to Improve the Natural Assets on a Farm

Sustainable Farms have developed a new booklet to help support land managers improve the natural assets on their farms. There is some great content in there on protecting paddock trees, looking after rivers, creeks and wetlands, improving farm dams, protecting native pastures and more. See the booklet here. Visit the Sustainable Farms website to see a range of other […]

Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2020

Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2020

The 2020 Aussie Backyard Bird Count will be held from Monday 19 – Sunday 25 October. This is one of Australia’s biggest annual citizen science events, with more than 88,000 people participating last year and nearly 3.4 million birds counted. It’s a great way to connect with the birds in your area and to contribute to BirdLife Australia’s knowledge of Australian […]

Bemboka River Reserve Field Day – 23 October

Bemboka River Reserve Field Day – 23 October

It’s three years since the CMN visited Bemboka River Reserve, one of the best remnants of endangered Lowland Grassy Woodland in the Bega Valley. So we’d like to return this Spring on Friday 23 October from 9.30am-12.30pm for a field day with botanist Jackie Miles. You’re invited to come and see what’s flowering, identify the plants that make up […]

National Threatened Species Day

National Threatened Species Day

National Threatened Species Day on 7 September is our annual reminder to spotlight native plants, animals and ecosystems that are under threat, reflect on how we can protect them in the future and remember the plants and animals we’ve lost to the extinction crisis. Have a look at the NSW Government’s latest Saving Our Species newsletter published today which […]