Farmers and landholders, News

Property management planning for small landholders

NRM South is running a ‘Small Farm Planning Program’ in the Huon and Channel region between November and December 2018. $200 for an individual or $275 for two individuals per property Applications close at 5pm, October 8th 2018 Small Farm Planning Flyer Property Management Planning (PMP) is a process for

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News

The true cost of illegal firewood harvesting

A recent report has highlighted the serious extent of illegal firewood harvesting operations on Tasmania’s east coast. Timber stolen from one study site alone had an estimated commercial value of over $70,000, with at least half of the trees removed classified as potential nesting habitat for the critically endangered Swift

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Community groups, Featured, News

Community Clean Up at Charlotte Cove

This year's marine debris clean up at Charlottes Cove in the Huon Valley brought together over 50 volunteers from the community who braved the cold and windy conditions to help remove over 5m3 of trash from our southern beaches. Members of community groups and organisations such as Friends of Randall’s

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News, Stories

Leading the Good Life

In 2017, NRM South offered a scholarship to help leaders and practitioners in the management of our natural resources make a difference to their career and sector via Tasmanian Leaders. The Max Kitchell scholarship was created in recognition of NRM South's longest-serving Chair of the Board. Tasmanian Leaders is a

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e-news

April 2018 e-news

It’s been a month dominated by conferences and forums here in Southern Tasmania. From the Coast to Coast conference to the Australia-China Sustainable Agricultural Technology Forum, we’ve had a busy few weeks! We’ve also got some timely tips for firewood users as winter weather starts to creep in and a

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News, Stories

NRM South leads the building international partnerships in sustainable agriculture

From 30 April to 4 May 2018, NRM South co-hosted the first Australia-China Sustainable Agricultural Technology Forum with the University of Tasmania and the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS). Forum attendees included a 21-strong CAAS delegation as well as some 60 delegates from Australian NRM regions and the University

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