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Plenty of love for plover volunteers
18 April 2019

Volunteers have celebrated a decade of work to help bring Hooded Plovers back from the brink of disappearing in the region.

Citizen scientists dive in to monitor reef health
08 April 2019

Ten volunteer scuba divers joined DEW marine scientists on a recent survey of Fleurieu Peninsula rocky reefs to collect information used to help manage these critical marine habitats.

Groups’ green project grants
29 March 2019

More than $160,000 in grants will be used by community-based groups in the Adelaide and Mt Lofty Ranges region to enhance their environment.

Fleurieu favourite is park of the month
26 March 2019

The rugged landscape of Deep Creek Conservation Park will be in the spotlight in April during Park of the Month activities.

Feral goats cleared from two metropolitan parks
25 March 2019

Several hundred feral goats have been removed from the Belair and Onkaparinga River National Parks, leaving them apparently goat-free for the first time in many years.

Cochineal biocontrol in Onkaparinga Gorge
13 March 2019

Thousands of Cochineal insects will soon be released in Onkaparinga River National Park to help combat declared pest plant, Drooping Pear (Opuntia monocantha) cactus.

Baby dolphin’s death an enigma
12 March 2019

Results of a post-mortem on a baby dolphin, recovered from the Port River on Monday 3 March by rangers from the Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary (ADS), suggest severe haemorrhaging was the cause of death. Because there were no signs of damage to the outside of the body, South Australian Museum researchers believe that it was unlikely to have been hit by a boat.

Landholder fined for failing to control pest plant
04 March 2019

A landholder near Gawler has been convicted and fined $4800 for failing to control Wild Artichoke on his 145 hectare property over a 10-year period.

Could tiny bats help SA grape growers?
19 February 2019

Some of Australia’s smallest mammals are being recruited to produce more environmentally friendly wines in McLaren Vale.

Fire used to save Adelaide orchid
18 February 2019

A carefully planned and executed fire in the Adelaide Hills has helped bring a critically endangered orchid back from the brink of extinction.

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