Green Army graduates

Congratulations to the third and final NRM South and Landcare Tasmania collaborative regional Green Army team who graduated last Thursday 8 September, who were one of three teams through the Australian Government’s Green Army programme with Conservation Volunteers Australia. Although many of the participants 20 weeks on ground was over


Media releases, News

Green Army Team Make a Difference

Green Army participants are applauded for their dedication and commitment to community based action through the project “Working in Southern Tasmania to protect and conserve species and places”. The project is a collaboration between NRM South and Landcare Tasmania, with regional delivery support through the Australian Government’s Green Army and


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

Green Army collaboration much more than a pair of hands

NRM South, Landcare Tasmania and Conservations Volunteers Australia (Tasmania) are pleased to introduce the new Green Army Team who will be supporting environmental action in Southern Tasmania. The Green Army is an Australian Government programme that aims to bring a hands-on, practical environmental approach to support local environment and heritage


Agriculture, Environment, Projects

Green Army activities and information

Types of activities supported  Those that enhance and improve habitats in and around significant flora, fauna and places including Ramsar sites. Commonwealth listed fauna includes the Tasmanian Devil, Spotted-tailed Quoll, Forty-spotted Pardalote, Hooded Plover, Swift Parrot, Eastern Barred Bandicoot, Masked Owl and Wedge-tailed Eagle. Significant flora includes Miena Cider Gum


Grants, Media releases, News, Projects

Green Army project success in Southern Tasmania

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