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Chicks in the Sticks

Are you inspired by opportunity and the stories of others? Keen to meet like-minded women who share a connection to agriculture and the environment? Don your favourite frock and add your own native flora accessory…it’s time for the 2018 Chicks in the Sticks event, hosted by North Central and Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authorities.

Boosting fish habitat

Wednesday 25 July 2018
The Victorian Government has announced four new fish habitat projects worth more than $267,000 to make fishing even better across Victorian rivers.

Goulburn River environmental flow update

Tuesday 26 June 2018
The environmental flow aimed mainly at improving water quality and mid-bank vegetation in the Lower Goulburn River (Goulburn Weir to Murray) is under way with the river at Shepp currently around 4.5m and expected to peak in the next few days at around 6m.

Vic inland wetlands storing $6 billion in carbon stocks

Tuesday 26 June 2018
Victoria's inland wetlands lock away the annual emissions of 185,000 people, or roughly the population of Geelong, according to the state's first ever tally of the valuable environmental resources.

Winter environmental flow good for plants, water quality and migratory fish

Friday 8 June 2018
Upper bank vegetation and water quality will benefit from an environmental flow along the lower Goulburn River planned for mid-June, with the benefits expected to extend all the way to South Australia’s Coorong.

Fish love habitat

Wednesday 6 June 2018
Thanks to funds raised through recreational fishing licences, about 90 snags have been placed back into the Goulburn River to provide shelter for native fish and other aquatic life. Watch more here:

Anglers plant the seeds for healthy rivers and fish

Tuesday 22 May 2018
More than 60 volunteers from fishing clubs right across Victoria turned out to plant around 600 trees and shrubs on the Steavenson River near Marysville on a cool crisp morning earlier this month (May 5).

Sign of the times

Thursday 26 April 2018
Signs highlighting the importance of protecting roadside native vegetation have sprung up across the Moira Shire Council.

MoU signed between Landcare Victoria and CMAs

Thursday 12 April 2018
Today Mr Terry Hubbard the chair of Landcare Victoria Inc. and Dr Peter Veenker the chair of Vic Catchments will sign a Memorandum of Understanding between the two organisations to strengthen natural resource management in Victoria.

Broken River flows to benefit native fish, plants and water bugs

Thursday 5 April 2018
Flows in the Broken River below Lake Nillahcootie are due to increase for a short period of time this month to improve habitat for native fish, aquatic plants and water bugs.

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