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Local habitats restored to former glory
16 July 2018

From the lush native grounds of Piccaninnie Ponds Conservation Park to an old grazing paddock, the South East NRM Board’s Recovering Habitats for Threatened Species project has worked on restoring and conserving many wetland areas in the region.

Land managers of the future empowered through Weed Warriors program
12 July 2018

The land managers of the future are now better equipped to tackle pest plants in the environment thanks to the South East Natural Resources Management Board’s Weed Warriors school program.

Natural resources projects leave a lasting local impact
11 July 2018

Over the past five years, the South East Natural Resources Management Board and Natural Resources South East have been delivering important environmental projects funded by the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.

Native critters caught up in case of mistaken identity
28 June 2018

Native critters are caught up in a case of mistaken identity, with recent reports of feral rats in local gardens later identified as the rare and protected native eastern swamp rat (Rattus lutreolus).

Weather station network upgrade
27 June 2018

The South East Natural Resources Management Board’s Automated Weather Station (AWS) Network and website has recently received an upgrade which will see improved reliability of weather data for landholders in the region.

Students brave the elements for annual expedition
26 June 2018

Local students have once again braved the elements to experience Natural Resources South East’s annual March in May event. About 120 students from seven schools explored Canunda National Park along an 8.5km loop walk, stopping at special learning points along the way.

Community forums to help design NRM projects
09 May 2018

Following the success of last year’s community workshops to identify actions to protect what we value in our landscapes, the South East Natural Resource Management Board is now inviting the community to help design on-ground projects to drive these actions.

'Loving Where we Live' theme returns to inspire local photographers
04 May 2018

Natural Resources South East’s 2018 photo competition is now open, encouraging locals to share what they love about where we live.

New Presiding Member appointed to SE NRM Board
26 April 2018

Environment and Water Minister David Speirs has appointed South East local and landholder Fiona Rasheed as the new Presiding Member of the South East Natural Resources Management Board.

South East Natural Resources Management Board to resume weed spraying operations
12 April 2018

In February 2017, the South East Natural Resources Management Board undertook a review of the way it delivered its statutory obligations for pest plant control and spraying weeds on private land. As a result the Board decided to cease fee-for-service weed spraying operations.

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