Funding for a collaborative Southern Tasmania NRM project focused on protecting and conserving species was yesterday announced by Environment Minister Greg Hunt as part of Round 2 of the Australian Government’s Green Army projects. The project, run jointly between NRM South and Landcare Tasmania, will be delivered by Conservation Volunteers
NRM South is pleased to open its 2015 Naturally Inspired Grants – encouraging groups and individuals to apply for a share in over $130,000 of funding to support projects that deliver positive environmental change and sustainable farming initiatives across Southern Tasmania. Since 2009, the Naturally Inspired Grants have supported more
The Naturally Inspired Grants provide valuable support for groups and individuals to make a positive contribution to the Southern Tasmanian environment. Since 2009, the Naturally Inspired Grants have provided community groups with over $335,000 in funding, which has also included support provided through the new rolling Naturally Inspired Bite-sized grants.
The Australian Government is working with the 56 regional NRM bodies across Australia to implement the regional stream of the new National Landcare Programme – NLP (replacing the former Caring for our Country program). Key features of NLP include twenty per cent of allocated funds to support activities that engage
The Australian Government has released a National Landcare Programme Consultation Paper which outlines the principles of the program and the proposed approach for delivery. The release of the paper (early August 2014) was complemented by briefing sessions throughout the country. The Australian Government sought feedback on how the program can
NRM South and Landcare Tasmania are leading Regional Information Sessions on the 16th, 18th and 19th of August to seek feedback from members of the Southern Tasmanian community about the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme. The Australian Government this week released a National Landcare Programme Consultation Paper outlining the principles