Grants

Information about NI Grants – round 7

NRM South announced 16 successful projects for round 7 of the Naturally Inspired Grants program in May 2014. The round supported 15 groups with $72,500 towards projects across Kingborough, Huon, Clarence, Tasman, Sorell, Hobart and Derwent Valley regions. The successful projects addressed a range of challenges such as marine waste

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Grants

Information about NI Grants – round 8

Round 8 opened in February and closed March 2015. The grants, funded by the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program, amalgamated the previous On Farm Action grants or Public Benefit grants into the Naturally Inspired Grants program. In 2015 the focus was on grants that:  Increased engagement, participation and capacity building

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Agriculture, Community groups, Environment, Farmers and landholders, Grants, Media releases

$5.03M National Landcare Programme for Southern Tas

NRM South today announced it will receive $5.03M under the regional stream of the National Landcare Programme (NLP) for the benefit Southern Tasmania’s natural spaces. NRM South is one of 56 regional bodies within Australia contributing to delivering the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme. These funds are critical to the

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Community groups, Farmers and landholders, Grants, Media releases

$154K in Naturally Inspired Grants to Southern Tasmania

NRM South, Southern Tasmania’s natural resource management organisation, today announced $154,000 grants funding for groups and landholders within the region as part of the organisation’s annual Naturally Inspired Grants program. These grants, provided to NRM South by the Australian Government’s National Landcare Programme (NLP), are part of over $5M funding

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Community groups, Environment, Grants

Orange-bellied parrot shows signs of recovery

Monitoring of the Orange-bellied Parrot breeding population at Melaleuca, TWWHA On the brink of extinction, the Orange-bellied Parrot (OBP) has been ranked one of the world’s rarest and most endangered species, with fewer than 200 individuals remaining. This small green ‘grass parrot’ with its distinctive orange belly is endemic to

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Community groups, Grants

A great response to 2015 NI grants

We wish to thank everyone who recently submitted an application to round 8 of Naturally Inspired Grants. We’re very pleased to see such a high standard of applications totalling 54 applications from landholders and community groups across the Southern Tasmania NRM Region. There are a lot of exciting projects proposed,

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