Seven FREE Provenance Workshops to be held across NSW in June and July 2015! Hear presentations by key plant geneticists and expert native seed practitioners regarding the current best understanding of provenance issues for planning and implementing ecological restoration.
Two new Threatened Ecological Communities were recently declared under the federal EPBC Act: 'Cooks River/Castlereagh Ironbark Forest of the Sydney Basin Bioregion’ (endangered) and ‘Castlereagh Scribbly Gum and Agnes Banks Woodlands of the Sydney Basin Bioregion’ (critically endangered).
Two ecological communities, Central Hunter Valley eucalypt forest and woodland (critically endangered) and Posidonia australis seagrass meadows of the Manning-Hawkesbury ecoregion (endangered) were listed under the EPBC Act last week. http://ow.ly/MVBjJ
The Minister has approved the inclusion of two ecological communities, Central Hunter Valley eucalypt forest and woodland to the critically endangered category and Posidonia australis seagrass meadows of the Manning-Hawkesbury ecoregion to the endangered category. The conservation advices and other information about these ecological communities are available from:
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Threatened ecological communities newsletter
Communities for communities is a newsletter which will help keep you informed about threatened ecological communities nominated for listing under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (the EPBC Act) and related information available on the department's web site.
Latrobe students quantifying the effects of fire in the Little Desert NP. (Photo: John Morgan) I teach undergrad Botany and Ecology at La Trobe University. My university has a really good reputation for training field-based b...