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Endangered Scrubtit found on King Island

A joint project between Cradle Coast NRM and BirdLife Australia, with the aim to learn more about two King Island threatened birds, has had an early win with a reassuring discovery. Cradle Coast NRM contracted ornithologists from Australian National University (ANU)...

Coastal Saltmarsh a carbon sink

Research published in Nature today highlights the importance of Australian Coastal Saltmarsh wetlands for storing carbon, especially as sea levels rise. The Cradle Coast region has 35% of Tasmania’s Coastal Saltmarsh, and Cradle Coast NRM has recently applied for...

Energy investment important for region’s future

MEDIA RELEASE The Cradle Coast Authority (CCA) welcomes the Coalition Government’s investment in Tasmania towards the proposed second interconnector with the mainland. The Coalition Government has pledged $56 million for the proposed second interconnector with the...

Finest honey from Tasmania’s pristine wilderness

Three generations of the Charles family have been producing premium Blue Hills Honey since it was established in 1955. The rare Leatherwood honey is sourced from the pristine Tarkine wilderness here in the north west of Tasmania, in an area...

Cradle Coast ideal climate for truffles

More than four years ago, Truffiere farmer Jennifer Hunter, took inspiration from the Gourmet Farmer Matthew Evans, when she decided to jump off the corporate ladder, sell up in Cairns and "escape to Cradle Country" to Lower Barrington. She brought with her business...

Investment a new phase for NRM planning

Supported by State and potentially Federal Government funding, Cradle Coast Authority NRM, in 2019, will begin an exciting new phase of NRM planning, which will involve reviewing the Strategy, and developing NRM Action Plans and Investment Priorities for each of the...

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