Southern Snippets – NRM South’s newsletter for May 2020

It’s been a good long while since our last newsletter, and there have been many changes at our small organisation in that time. We have a dedicated team, a new location, and a suite of new projects. However it’s not without a hint of irony that we’re welcoming you back

Tackling soil erosion in the Derwent

Nestled in the centre of Tasmania, the Derwent catchment is one of our State’s driest regions. With an annual rainfall averaging less than 500mm, it’s a region that faces some unique production challenges – particularly in managing dryland pastures, which are increasingly unreliable, especially in times of drought. North-facing slopes

NRM South update

  In light of the current situation, and the significant impacts across our organisations, businesses and communities, we wanted to let you know that we will be changing the way we work. Our small team continues to work hard behind the scenes – both in the NRM South office and

Call for Expression of Interest (ENDED)

Membership of the Steering Committee for the Protecting the breeding population of Swift Parrots project Protecting the breeding population of Swift Parrots project aims to improve the trajectory of the Swift Parrot through reducing mortality due to sugar glider predation, improving breeding success through habitat augmentation and the protection of

Call for Expressions of Interest (ENDED)

Membership of the Technical Advisory Committee for the Wedge-tailed Eagle Research Fund Purpose A Wedge-tailed Eagle (WTE) Research Fund has been established as an offset to the Cattle Hill Wind Farm. The purpose of the Fund is to support high quality ecological or other relevant scientific research on Tasmanian WTEs,

Boost for Natural Resource Management in Southern Tasmania

NRM South has been appointed as the project service provider for southern Tasmania through the Australian Government’s Regional Land Partnerships program. Over the next four years, we will deliver vital on-ground projects on behalf of the Australian Government that will benefit the environment, communities and industries of southern Tasmania. Our