Aboriginal ranger roles are a new career opportunity that did not exist for Aboriginal youth in previous generations. The opportunity to take care of country in an Aboriginal ranger role is extremely empowering.
As part of our Malleefowl project (Gnow or Never: Helping Communities to Save the Malleefowl), landholders in the Northern Agricultural Region are planting 167.3 hectares of seedlings from Binnu in the North to Gutha in the east, aiming to restore important Malleefowl habitat
Horses to Horsepower: Farming Technology Over The Years
Right here in Geraldton sits a piece of agricultural history that has taken Bob Taylor approximately four years to restore and stands as an example of farming evolution. Bob’s 1899 HV McKay ‘Sunshine’ Harvester came from Williams in WA's southwest and is likely the only one of its kind in the country.
Numerous NACC NRM projects have initiated using Photomon monitoring points. With the recent restrictions brought on by COVID-19, now is the time to be investing in some quality online time, reviewing our Photomon database and extracting some good news stories in the form of ‘before and after’ photos of NACC project sites.
Research Continues into Inducstrial Hemp in the NAR
In recent years, interest in the Industrial Hemp industry has been rising. The plant fibre has been found to have many uses and is an ideal building material and it also could be used to replace a lot of plastics.
These grants support community-based projects that serve to protect and restore the local environment. They are a component of the State NRM Program, an initiative of the Western Australian Government and support the Western Australian Natural Resource Management Framework 2018