Landcare Snapshot 31 March 2016

Below is this week’s summary of events, grants and scholarships presented on Landcare’s weekly segment with Anne Delaney on Riverina ABC Breakfast Radio.

 Just released Natural Resources Commission draft report on Pest Animal Management Review. Public submissions on the draft report close at 5:00pm on 18 May 2016. Covers facts and evidence on the impacts of invasive species in NSW and recommendations to tackle them. Covers pest animals such as rabbits, foxes, wild dogs, feral pigs, deer, carp and horses. One recommendation  “The status of all species of feral deer should be changed from game to pest animal, by removing them from theGame and Feral Animal Control Act 2002

 Land Dialogues Conference at Charles Sturt University Wagga. The inaugural three days of presentations by researchers working in dialogue with, within or about land. The conference covers diverse and divergent approaches to the key thematic phrase ‘Land Dialogues’ and especially encourage interdisciplinary attitudes to place/space and human/non-human convergence discourses. Find out more.

For people reading this for the first time……. welcome. Landcare interest and activity in the Riverina is building momentum and as such, we continue  to expand our list of Landcare contacts. This not only includes Landcare groups in the Riverina but the many other stakeholders and individuals who contribute in a variety of ways. If you would like to receive these snapshots as a weekly email, please contact Bindi at rlf@mli.org.au

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