Justin Jonson. Large scale reconstruction of semi-arid ecosystems in south-west Western Australia

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Justin Jonson is managing director, Threshold Environmental Pty. Ltd. As restoration manager for Greening Australia (2006-9) and manager of his own company (2010 – present) Justin has been involved in designing and implementing broad scale direct seeded and planted linkages on 765 hectares of marginal agricultural land in SW Western Australia. Detailed monitoring indicates these […]

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AABR symposium a success!

AABR Seminar 2014

Yesterday’s AABR symposium “Rebuilding ecosystems, what are the principles?” was a great success. The conference centre venue was a great space and about 220 people attended. From all accounts the audience were all blown away by the very high quality of the ecological restoration work represented by the 7 invited speakers as well as the […]

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Peggy James Book :: Cosmopolitan Conservationists

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COSMOPOLITAN CONSERVATIONISTS Greening Modern Sydney By Peggy James $39.95 • pb • isbn 9781925003086 Cosmpolitan Conservationists tells the stories of the intertwined lives and the stories of the intertwined lives and century Sydney. Their network featured: David STEAD Walter Burley GRIFFIN Charles BEAN Thistle HARRIS Norman WEEKES Marie BYLES Myles DUNPHY Annie WYATT Each individual […]

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2nd SERA Conference: Abstracts deadline extended to June 5th 2014

The Society for Ecological Restoration Australasia (SERA) will be holding their second conference from 17-23 November, 2014 – in Noumea, New Caledonia. SERA meetings aim to provide an regional forum for scientists and practitioners who look to restoration as a means to conserve the planet’s dwindling biodiversity and failing ecosystems. These meetings provide a critical platform […]

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AABR seminar – an inspiring success!

Paul Gibson-Roy speaking at AABR Seminar October 2013

To encourage people to take positive action for the environment, the Australian Association of Bush Regenerators (AABR) held a free seminar at Sydney Olympic Park on Thursday 3rd October, 2013. The occasion marked a change within the organisation.  For the first time in its 25-year history, AABR has opened its membership to anyone interested in […]

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AABR’s tick protection review is now available

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  Ticks and tick-borne diseases – protecting yourself,  is now available as a PDF. It is subtitled “A review of current information and options for bush regenerators, bush workers and people who love the bush.” This publication, edited by Virginia Bear and Lynn Rees, was prompted by a number of bush regenerators and ABBR members […]

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