OUR PROJECTS2020-06-19T14:22:16+10:00

CRADLE COAST CAT TRACKER

PROJECT OFFICER Margot Oorebeek PhD Regional Cat Management Coordinator E: moorebeek@cradlecoast.com T: (03) 6433 8456 For more information about Our Team, click here. Find out more about the Tasmanian Cat Management Plan Have you always wondered where your cat goes when you see them leaving the house in the morning? At [...]

TASMANIAN WEEDS ACTION FUND

PROJECT CONTACT Hannah Sadler NRM Engagement Officer E: hsadler@cradlecoast.com P: (03) 6433 8446 For more information about Our Team, click here. PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA RELEASES WAR ON PRIORITY WEEDS Summary: The Tasmanian Weeds Action Fund (WAF) is a $5 million State Government initiative, funded for five [...]

RICE GRASS REMOVAL FROM THE RUBICON-PORT SORELL ESTUARY

PROJECT OFFICER Anna Wind Environmental Project Coordinator awind@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. Summary: Improving the condition and the long-term protection of Coastal Saltmarsh and feeding habitat for migratory and resident birds, by targeting the primary ecological threat of Rice Grass through control and containment. Project description: [...]

COASTAL SALTMARSH RECOVERY IN ROBBINS PASSAGE AND SURROUNDS

PROJECT OFFICER Fiona Marshall Agriculture Project Coordinator fmarshall@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. Summary: Improving the condition and the long-term protection of the Coastal Saltmarsh Threatened Ecological Community by targeting the primary ecological threat of Rice Grass and through brokering and establishing conservation agreements with landholders to maintain [...]

CREATING A HOODED PLOVER STRONGHOLD ON THREE HUMMOCK ISLAND

PROJECT OFFICER Iona Flett Planning and MERI Coordinator iflett@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. Summary: This project will protect the threatened beach-nesting shorebird species, the Hooded Plover, on Three Hummock Island by working towards the eradication of feral cats from the Island, as well as controlling the [...]

GIANT FRESHWATER CRAYFISH RECOVERY

PROJECT OFFICER Fiona Marshall Agriculture Project Coordinator fmarshall@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. Summary: This project will protect and improve priority stream habitat for the highly valued and vulnerable Giant Freshwater Crayfish. Working with landholders to establish conservation agreements and undertake riparian protection and rehabilitation works, the [...]

PROTECTING OUR PRODUCTIVE SOILS

PROJECT OFFICER Ali Dugand Agriculture Project Coordinator adugand@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. Summary: This project will engage and support farmers to build capacity to better manage hillslope erosion on mixed cropping farms and soil acidification on intensive grazing enterprises. The project will utilise awareness-raising and capacity-building workshops, [...]

IMPLEMENTATION OF THE TASMANIAN CAT MANAGEMENT PLAN

The North West Regional Coordinator for the Tasmanian Cat Management Project is supported by the Cradle Coast Authority for the next three years. The Project is funded by the Tasmanian Government to support the implementation of the Tasmanian Cat Management Plan and promote responsible cat ownership. To learn more about project visit the [...]

REGIONAL AGRICULTURE LANDCARE FACILITATOR

PROJECT OFFICER Tom O'Malley Regional Agriculture Landcare Facilitator tomalley@cradlecoast.com For more information about Our Team, click here. The Regional Agriculture Landcare Facilitator (RALF) project works with farmers, industry and community groups to promote sustainable agricultural practices. Funded through the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and Environment, the RALF is a [...]

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