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Natural resources community forums back for 2019
17 January 2019

The South East Natural Resources Management Board’s first round of subregional forums for 2019 begins next week, and locals are invited to continue the conversation about what’s going on in natural resources management in their area.

$3.2 million to protect endangered South-eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoos
12 December 2018

The South East Natural Resources Management Board has secured $3.2m in funding over five years from the Australian Government to help protect the endangered South-eastern Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo.

Now’s the time for Nightshade control
04 December 2018

Natural Resources Management Officers (NRMOs) in the Upper South East are urging landholders to start taking steps to identify and control Silverleaf nightshade before it becomes established as we head into summer.

Local students lead the away for environmental action
30 November 2018

Five local students have represented the region as environmental ambassadors on the Youth Environment Council for South Australia.

Breeding like rabbits
26 November 2018

Ideal seasonal conditions experienced across the South East this year, has seen a significant visual increase in rabbit numbers and land managers are strongly encouraged to start planning their control programs early, to reduce potential impacts on their individual farming systems.

Young leaders changing behaviour for the better
09 November 2018

Around 60 young leaders from the region met at Bool Lagoon last month for this year’s final instalment of the South East NRM Board’s Young Environmental Leaders Program (YELP).

Local industry joins pest plant crusade
29 October 2018

A protected native species on coastal dunes, yet a threatening pest just a kilometre away, Sallow wattle (Acacia longifolia) is on the radar as one to watch in the South East. While not an officially declared pest, Natural Resources South East is encouraging control work to stop further spread.

Ross returns from North American fire front
17 October 2018

It’s been a busy fire season in the northern hemisphere, and two DEW firefighters went to Canada and the United States to give them a hand. Our Lower South East District Manager Ross Anderson shares the story of his deployment in his own words….

Time to tackle blooming pests
02 October 2018

With warmer weather and spring upon us, we are starting to see signs of life as local flora and fauna come out of hibernation throughout the South East. But it’s not only the natives that are beginning to emerge - pest plant species are also starting to bloom.

Water management survey open
24 September 2018

The South East Natural Resources Management Board and the South Eastern Water Conservation and Drainage Board are seeking community input on a new Drainage and Wetlands Strategy.

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