This is the second of our demonstration videos. It features the transformation of an un-fenced, shallow dam at Warrenbayne. This video is part of the Farm Dams for threatened Woodlands project, delivered by the Strathbogie Ranges CMN in 2012-14 and was supported by the Victorian Government. The project overview can be found here.
It’s mid September and Spring appears to have well and truly arrived. A bit more rain will be nice, but with rainfall sitting at about average for this time (at least on the Tableland), most farm dams and wetlands have ample water. Some farm dams provide stock and domestic water, as well as wildlife habitat. […]
Sometimes you get nothing but waving grass, or leaves gently blowing in the wind. Strong shadows in bright sunshine can also trigger a trail camera, as the sharp edges of a shadow trigger the movement sensor. Other times, it turns out just right and you catch a glimpse of that elusive animal you were hoping […]
Victoria’s ‘forest industry’ is a multi-billion dollar industry that is currently thriving and looking to expand. Yet, some politicians and commentators seem to delight in declaring that thousands of jobs will be lost, that entire towns will shut down, that … Continue reading →
Save Our Strathbogie Forest – Media release, 11 Nov. 2019 Victorian Government Announces Permanent Protection for the Strathbogie Forest The Save Our Strathbogie Forest (SOSF) community campaign, with it’s hundreds of members and thousands of supporters, applauds the Andrews Government’s … Continue reading →
That’s the outcome of a wide-reaching survey by the Victorian Government into the ‘Future of Our Forests‘. The survey included: 126 face-to-face events across the state involving over 2000 participants. On-line participation from 2824 people 49 youth participants from 22 … Continue reading →