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Projects, Works & Grants subcommittee meeting

Projects, Works & Grants subcommittee meeting
Tuesday 14 Februrary 2:00pm
DSE Offices 574 Main St. Bairnsdale

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Boole Poole native animal survey planning
Funding meeting to be organised
Bunga Arm walking track completion, Park Note & signage planning

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Coast Action/Coastcare “Summer by the Sea” wraps

SUMMER BY THE SEA IS OVER AFTER A RECORD SEASON

Coast Action/Coastcare’s “Summer by the Sea” has finished for another year, and what a year it was.

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Reintroducing Native Animals on Boole Poole Peninsula

Long nosed PotorooAn historic meeting took place in Bairnsdale recently to discuss what actions could be undertaken to assist the ecological recovery of the Boole Poole Peninsula.
Members of the Friends of the Gippsland Lakes and Bairnsdale & District Field Naturalists Club and staff from Parks Victoria, DSE and East Gippsland CMA attended the meeting. A wide range of possible actions that could be undertaken to enhance and reinvigorate the coastal and forest ecosystems found on the peninsula were discussed.

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HELPING BIRDS DO THE RIGHT THING

SilvereyeAustralia’s beloved native birds are unwittingly playing a lead role in the destruction of their own landscape – by helping to spread the green plague of invasive plants introduced by people.
But, after studying the problem closely, researchers in the CRC for Australian Weed Management Dr Carl Gosper and Dr Gabrielle Vivian-Smith, believe it is possible to help birds do the right thing – and assist in restoring native vegetation.