e-news, News, Stories

February 2018 e-news

With nighttime temperatures creeping downward it feels like autumn is well underway in Southern Tasmania. Soak up a little more of that late summer energy in the February edition of our monthly newsletter.


Farmers and landholders, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Stories

Small Farm Planning in Southern Tasmania

"Doing this course was the best single thing we’ve done in the development of our property" - Small Farm Planning program participant In the five years that NRM South has been running an annual Small Farm Planning program, we have provided advice and training to 137 participants on 82 properties


Community groups, Sorell/Tasman, Stories

World Wetlands Day celebrations!!

Saturday 3rd February, Dodges Ferry World Wetlands Day at Blue Lagoon, Dodges Ferry was a terrific ’taster’ event. About 50 people, including Sorell Mayor Kerry Vincent, turned up for an informative and entertaining afternoon with renowned bird expert Dr Eric Woehler and Saltmarsh expert, Vishnu Prahalad. Everyone had great fun



January 2018 e-news

Welcome to the first newsletter for the new year! In celebration of the warmer weather, this month’s edition has a strong water theme – from fragile bogs to freaky fish, find out more of the latest NRM news for southern Tasmania at the link.


Environment, Farmers and landholders, News, Ntl Landcare Programme, Research, Stories

Protecting a rare gem

Increasing the resilience of alpine bogs on the Central Plateau. When we think about bogs, the idea of a rare, important and fragile environment may not be the first thought that springs to mind. While the ecological communities known as ‘Alpine Sphagnum Bogs and Associated Fens’ may be something of


Community groups, Stories, Uncategorized

Wanted – volunteers to attend Coast to Coast conference!

NRM South is pleased to offer sponsorship for volunteers in Southern Tasmania to attend the Coast to Coast Conference, being held in Hobart from 16-20 April, 2018.  Eight sponsorships are available, which includes full community registration to the conference. The sponsorships are available to any active member of any environmental