e-news, News, Stories

May 2017 e-news

While our outdoor activities will be slowing down over the next couple of months, it’s still a great time to get on with planning activities in anticipation of longer days and warmer weather – and of course to catch up with our community and celebrate our achievements! Click here for

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Farmers and landholders, News, Stories

Greener pastures for Tasmania’s East Coast

The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) and NRM South are teaming up to invest in a new pasture project to help improve the productivity and sustainability of pasture systems in Tasmania. Led by TIA Research Fellow, Dr Rowan Smith, the project aims to identify a perennial legume that persists in

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Marine debris month in southern Tasmania

Over the month of May, the Huon and Channel communities came together to clean up beaches and foreshore areas in their regions.Clean-up sites included Dover, Alonnah to Simpsons Point on Bruny Island, Garden Island, and Randalls Bay to Nine Pin Point in the Huon Estuary. More than 36 m3 of marine

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Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Grants, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Stories

Round 10 Naturally Inspired Grant recipients announced

Recipients for Round 10 of NRM South’s Naturally Inspired Grants were announced today, with 37 projects receiving $257,000 in total funding within the southeast region. Recipients include 16 community groups and 19 landowners, with funding of up to $10,000 awarded per project. This round also offered additional funding of $8,000

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Community groups, News, Stories

Celebrating Tasmania’s volunteers

To kick off National Volunteer Week, Volunteering Tasmania announced the winners of the 2017 Southern Cross Television Tasmanian Volunteering Awards during a ceremony at Government House in Hobart. NRM South sponsored the ‘NRM South Environment, Animal Care and Conservation Award’, and the three finalists for this award were: Mark Bartlett

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e-news, News, Stories

April 2017 e-news

We’re getting this newsletter off to a flying start with the announcement of our first-ever crowdfunding campaign! So while our focus will be all things shorebird until the end of May, there’s still plenty of other stories to tell in this month’s newsletter. Click here for our latest newsletter.  

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