e-news, News, Stories

February 2018 e-news

With nighttime temperatures creeping downward it feels like autumn is well underway in Southern Tasmania. Soak up a little more of that late summer energy in the February edition of our monthly newsletter.


Farmers and landholders, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Stories

Small Farm Planning in Southern Tasmania

"Doing this course was the best single thing we’ve done in the development of our property" - Small Farm Planning program participant In the five years that NRM South has been running an annual Small Farm Planning program, we have provided advice and training to 137 participants on 82 properties



January 2018 e-news

Welcome to the first newsletter for the new year! In celebration of the warmer weather, this month’s edition has a strong water theme – from fragile bogs to freaky fish, find out more of the latest NRM news for southern Tasmania at the link.


Environment, Farmers and landholders, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Research, Stories

Protecting a rare gem

Increasing the resilience of alpine bogs on the Central Plateau. When we think about bogs, the idea of a rare, important and fragile environment may not be the first thought that springs to mind. While the ecological communities known as ‘Alpine Sphagnum Bogs and Associated Fens’ may be something of


e-news, Stories

December 2017 e-news

Our end of year newsletter is jam-packed with a full wrap-up of some of the many projects that have been keeping us busy over the last few weeks – plus get a sneak peek on some of the events coming up this summer. Check out all the news here.  


Environment, Featured, Research, Stories

Recovery effort for a threatened eucalypt gets a dramatic boost

How social media and a family interested in plant conservation helped recovery efforts for one of Australia’s most threatened eucalypts. In early September, NRM South received funding from the Australian Government’s Threatened Species Recovery Fund for a multi-partner project to save Tasmania’s endemic, and endangered, Morrisby’s gum (Eucalyptus morrisbyi). Morrisby’s