Community groups, Farmers and landholders, News, Stories

Updated Weeds Guide for Southern Tasmania

First printed in 2010, we have recently revised our Weed Guide for Southern Tasmania, updated to include several newly declared weeds. While the guide is not a complete list of all weeds, it identifies priority species in our rural and urban environments and how to tackle them. For a full

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e-news, News, Stories

May 2017 e-news

While our outdoor activities will be slowing down over the next couple of months, it’s still a great time to get on with planning activities in anticipation of longer days and warmer weather – and of course to catch up with our community and celebrate our achievements! Click here for

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Farmers and landholders, News, Stories

Greener pastures for Tasmania’s East Coast

The Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture (TIA) and NRM South are teaming up to invest in a new pasture project to help improve the productivity and sustainability of pasture systems in Tasmania. Led by TIA Research Fellow, Dr Rowan Smith, the project aims to identify a perennial legume that persists in

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Community groups, Grants, Stories

Maatsuyker Island Art Cards

The Art Card series produced by Friends of Maatsuyker Island (FOMI) Wildcare reached $3000 in sales in just over 12 months. This project involved design, research, printing, production and sales of 11 designs for the Maatsuyker Island Art Card series of high quality gift cards. Artists who have an association

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Marine debris month in southern Tasmania

Over the month of May, the Huon and Channel communities came together to clean up beaches and foreshore areas in their regions.Clean-up sites included Dover, Alonnah to Simpsons Point on Bruny Island, Garden Island, and Randalls Bay to Nine Pin Point in the Huon Estuary. More than 36 m3 of marine

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