Event :: 24 July :: Following the Foreshore: A guided walk around Lake Wallis restoration sites on NSW mid-north coast

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Join local bush regeneration contractor, Melanie Ledgett, on a morning walk around saltmarsh and wetland communities surrounding the peaceful village of Coomba Park, on the western shore of Wallis Lake. Ten years of bush regeneration has seen impenetrable lantana and senna infestations restored to healthy wetlands with groves of cabbage tree palms, swamp oaks, carex, […]

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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!

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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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