Brady Swamp Restoration Trial

20 Sep 2016 Photo of the week – Juvenile Long-necked Turtle, near Brady Swamp

Special thanks to Todd Burger from Glenthompson for sending this fantastic snap of a juvenile Eastern Long-necked Turtle, found on the road near Brady Swamp. [caption id="attachment_26434" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Eastern Long-necked Turtle. Photo by Todd Burger[/caption] And just in case you are wondering just how big this cute...

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30 Aug 2016 Update on southern Grampians restored wetlands – the flows have arrived!

Last week I took the opportunity to check back in on some of the restoration sites we have been working on around the southern Grampians, and I have some good news! Let's start the journey a bit further east, and up the Bunnugal drain, to one...

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28 Jun 2016 Permanent pools along the Wannon River provide critical refuge through the tough times

Back in April, Liam and I spent a week exploring the southern Grampians in search of permanent pools along the Wannon River to identity key drought refuge sites (permanent pools) for native aquatic species. These surveys were part of a wider project (generously funded by the Victorian...

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24 Jul 2015 Revegetation at the Brady Swamp complex tops off recent restoration earthworks!

Temperatures recently plummeted as south-eastern Australia experienced a extreme cold snap - but we didn't let the coldest winter blast in fifteen years interrupt our planting day plans! Nine dedicated (and rugged up) staff and volunteers headed out to the site north of Dunkeld to plant...

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