Farmers and landholders, Huon/Channel, Stories

Organic Weed Management Workshop for Huon Valley residents

Saturday, 26 November 2016, 9.45am-3.30pm, Cygnet  Join NRM South and Huon Valley Council’s NRM Unit for an informative one-day workshop on organic weed management! Learn more about managing weeds using an organic approach. We will have presentations on the step-by-step process for prioritising your weed management and developing a written


Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Huon/Channel, Stories, Upper Derwent/Highland Lakes

What wildlife is on your property?

Are you a landholder in the Huon Valley or Derwent Valley and interested in contributing to a citizen science wildlife monitoring project? We need your help! This exciting project will help identify refuges for wildlife and hotspots for feral animals.  You can be involved as a citizen scientist by: –


Environment, Hobart/Kingborough, Huon/Channel, News, Stories

Our Waterway Conference

The D’Entrecasteaux and Huon Collaboration’s Mini-Conference was held on Tuesday the 30th of August and was a great success - in fact there was nothing 'mini' about the conference after all! A full house of attendees came to listen to talks on waterway condition, biodiversity and marine protection, seaweeds, gulls,


Community groups, Huon/Channel, Media releases, News

Bruny Island Beach Clean Up

Collaborating to clean up the channel Fifty-six volunteers undertook a major coastal clean-up at Alonnah on Bruny Island on Saturday the 2nd of April, 2016. Local residents from Bruny and the Channel areas, Sustainable Living in Kingborough, Conservation Volunteers Australia and the Bruny Island Boat Club joined forces with staff


Huon/Channel, Media releases, News, Stories

D’Entrecasteaux and Huon Report Card

The first ever report card on one of Tasmania’s most loved and used waterways, the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and Huon Estuary waterway, will be released on 2nd March 2016. This report card will focus on water quality and sediment health, pollution types and sources, swimming and seafood safety, coastal and marine


Agriculture, Farmers and landholders, Huon/Channel, NRM Facilitators, Projects, Stories

Small Landholdings property planning program – workshop 3

Small Landholdings Property planning program – business planning tips and planned grazing During NRM South’s third Property Planning workshop the group got to learn about business decision making and ‘Holistic Management Planned Grazing’. The main focus of the day was looking at Holistic Management Planned Grazing (Planned Grazing) and other