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NACC Notes 29 November 2019 
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NACC Regional News

Growing Great Ground – A New Opportunity from NACC NRM


Farmers and small landholders in the Northern Agricultural Region have received a boost to reduce wind erosion, increase soil carbon and improve native vegetation with the start of NACC NRM’s latest project – Growing Great Ground.

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Every Australian Can Celebrate National Agriculture Day!


On 21 November, NACC NRM joined thousands of Australians to celebrate National Agriculture Day! The aim of National Agriculture Day is to celebrate the role that Australian agriculture plays in producing high quality foo for all Australians and the rest of the world, and to increase awareness of this incredible industry.. Read more here>>
 

Canna Reserve BioBlitz -
Final Report  Now Available 


The weather may have been hot and dry, but that didn’t stop everyone having fun and learning about the rich biodiversity and conservation value of the wonderful Canna Reserve during the highly successful 2019 BioBlitz.

Read more here>>

NRM, Knowledge and Partnerships, Partnerships, Partnerships


Every two years’ people working in the NRM sector from across Australia come together to share their knowledge and contribute to the future direction of NRM in Australia. This year NRM Regions Australia, along with the North East Catchment Management Authority, hosted Australia’s 7th National NRM Knowledge Conference
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Perenjori Community Stop and Smell The Roses


During November, NACC NRM joined volunteers from the Perenjori Community Garden to take part in the Wild Pollinator Count – a great way to see what insects you have in your backyard and an opportunity to contribute to wild pollinator insect conservation in Australia

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Employment

NACC NRM is Hiring


- Programs and Operations Manager
- Communications Officer

For job related information, please contact NACC NRM's CEO Katherine Allen on katherine.allen@nacc.com.au or 9938 0100

Find out more here>>

#CreatureFeature

Black Bream (Acanthopagrus butcheri)


Black Bream complete their whole lifecycle within an estuary and can cope with salinity and temperature changes that would kill many other species. As hardy as they are, they are still ultimately reliant on healthy rivers and estuaries for their survival

Find out more here>>

#PeopleOfNRM

Miriam Stanborough


As a current Director of NACC I was delighted to be re-elected to the board during the 2019 AGM.  I am a chemical engineer with additional qualifications in Arts and Mineral Economics, and I bring general management skills from 18 years working in the resources and construction industry

Find out more here>>

Landcare - #1000sOfLocalSolutions

Managing The Summer Feed Budget


Managing the summer-autumn feed gap can be a challenge – especially given the dry season so far – but a little bit of research can save you a lot of money and hassle
 
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Grants 

Biodiversity Community Grants


NACC’s Biodiversity Community Grants aim to improve the management and protection of the region’s threatened Malleefowl  and Black-flanked Rock-wallaby to ensure their ecological values are retained for future generations.

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Smart Farms Small Grants Round 3


The Australian Government is inviting applications for projects to deliver services under the National Landcare Program – Smart Farms Small Grants Round 3.

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Midwest Malleefowl Need your Help


Do you have Malleefowl on or near your property?
Do you need help with revegetation, pest control or fencing?
Then contact NACC and let’s work together to save our iconic Malleefowl.

For more info please email us here>>

Events

To view NACC’s full events calendar click here>

Coastcare Week 2019


Australia wide
2-8 December  2019


To view full details click here>

Moore Catchment Council AGM


Calingiri
11 December  2019

To view full details click here>

Talkin' Soil Health


York
11-13 March 2020

To view full details click here>

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