Delegates talk ‘innovation’ at rangelands conference in Alice Springs

Nearly 360 delegates met in Alice Springs this month for the 18th Biennial Australian Rangeland Society (ARS) Conference.

Key stakeholders begin Pilbara landscape-scale Conservation Action Plan

More than 20 key stakeholders from industry, government and community met in Karratha on 25 March for the first of three workshops to create a Conservation Action Plan (CAP) for the Pilbara Bioregion.

Kimberley cattle producers expand pasture identification knowledge

Nearly 50 people attended workshops earlier this month at Flora Valley Station, Gogo Station and Roebuck Plains Station to learn more about managing grazing pastures through plant identification.

Spinifex people return to country for conservation planning

The Spinifex Land Management ranger team joined community members from Tjuntjuntjara last month on a return to country trip on Spinifex Country, part of the Great Victoria Desert, Western Australia.

Pilbara mobs share experiences of pathways to sustainable ranger groups

Over 45 people gathered last month on Ngarluma Country for a forum to share stories and information about the important steps in considering the formation of ranger programs to strengthen caring for country activities.

Naturemap to hold biodiversity and cultural values of the desert rangelands

Desert rangelands information will soon be available on the NatureMap website, the most comprehensive and authoritative source of information on the distribution of Western Australia's flora and fauna.

Pilbara Regional Biosecurity Group set for coordinated action

The Pilbara Regional Biosecurity Group (RBG), which supports and coordinates pest and weed management programs, is building momentum with a new committee and Executive Officer appointed and plans in place for the coming financial year.

Collective effort at baiting days helps combat wild dog menace

More than 80 people, representing 30 pastoral stations attended three recent baiting days to work collectively as a community to help combat the problem of wild dogs.

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