Fact sheet


Groundwater fact sheet

Groundwater in the upper Murrumbidgee
Understanding your bore

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Fact sheet


Wetlands fact sheet

Unearthing wetlands of the upper Murrumbidgee

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Fact sheet


Drought fact sheet

Living with drought for small rural blocks in the upper Murrumbidgee

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Upper Murrumbidgee Catchment Coordinating Committee

Healthy landscapes and resilient communities in the Upper Murrumbidgee Catchment through managing its natural resources on a sustainable basis.

Information from the UMCCC Forum now available

 

 

Thank you to all who attended the 2016 UMCCC forum ' Managing Your Land for the Future - Resilience and Adaptation for Climate Change'.  It was a great two days, even with the rain!


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Weed Alert: Coolatai Grass

Report all sightings of Coolatai grass. It is a threat to the region's biodiversity.

Coolatai grass is an invasive drought, fire and herbicide tolerant tussock forming perennial grass.

It has become a major invasive species in northern New South Wales (NSW) and southern Queensland, dominating pastures over a range of soil types and conditions. An infestation has been discovered just south of the ACT.


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Land for Wildlife - Free property assessments

Kosciuszko to Coast (K2C) have recently been successful in receiving funding to conduct ‘Land for Wildlife’ (LFW) assessments in the K2C and Kanangra-Boyd to Wyangala (K2W) Regions.


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Woodland Flora

FOG highly recommends Woodland Flora, a Field Guide for the Southern Tablelands (NSW and ACT), published in 2015.  It is an easy to use field guide for woodland ecosystems by Sarah Sharp, Rainer Rehwinkel, Dave Mallinson and David Eddy. It covers 440 species found in woodlands in the Southern Tablelands. Many of these species also occur in other habitats and in other regions and states. Every page has descriptions and one or more photos to help identify each of the species. This is a companion book to Grassland Flora.


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Jewels in the Landscape - New Publication

Dear All

I’m sure that Jacqui Stol has reached out to you all, but just in case, please promote the availability of “Jewels in the Landscape” to your stakeholders.  (FYI I have made hardcopies available to the Yass and Bowning/Bookham Landcare Groups)

It will be a good resource for anyone (landowners, landcare groups, Green Army supervisors & trainees, students) working in Box-Gum Grassy Woodland landscapes.

https://publications.csiro.au/rpr/pub?pid=csiro:EP154278

Kym Nixon | Natural Resource & Sustainability Officer | Yass Valley Council
PH: +61 (0)2 6226 9207 
E: kym.nixon@yass.nsw.gov.au  | W: http://www.yassvalley.nsw.gov.au


ACT water quality projects ready to go

Released 19/05/2016

The ACT Government has been successful in securing the balance of $85 million of Australian Government funding, to significantly improve water quality in our lakes and rivers and downstream in the Murray-Darling Basin, Minister for the Environment and Climate Change Simon Corbell said today.


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