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For the Community  By the Community

June 2018 Newsletter. Issue 130

HELP THE CAUSE

It takes over 100 years for a natural hollow to form to allow our endangered black cockatoos to breed, but only minutes to donate towards artificial nesting boxes. 
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A DAY IN THE LIFE OF LANDCARE

Whose been rain dancing? 
 
Winter has well and truly started.

It's time to shake off the raincoats, get the slow cooker out of the cupboard and pencil in some Landcare SJ planting days to your calendar.

The 2018 Planting Calender is funded through the Western Australian Government's State NRM Program. This funding covers the coordination of planting sites and activities, weed control, seedlings and corflute guards to protect the seedlings from kangaroos and rabbits. 
 
What it doesn't provide are volunteers!

So Landcare SJ would like to extend an invitation to our community members to come along and plant with us.

Have a look at which planting day works for you and call us at the Landcare Office on
(08) 9526 0012 or email teele@landcaresj.com.au to RSVP.
 
     
  Some wet volunteers at the 2016 Goorolong National Tree Day Celebration.

 



UPCOMING EVENTS

2018 Planting Season

Better Pasture Series

Peel Harvey Catchment Council

Do you live or own land in Lake Clifton - Herron?
Please join us...
for a morning of knowledge sharing and native seedling giveaway
Sunday 10th June 2018
8.45am - 12pm
Lake Clifton Herron Community Centre 114 Tuart Grove Avenue, Lake Clifton
 
8:45 am Registration
9:15 am Lake Clifton-Herron Landcare Group
9.25 am Cockatubes
9:40 am Ringtail Possums
10:00 am Morning Tea
10:45 am Backyard Bandicoots
11:00 am Land for Wildlife
11:30 am Seedling Collection
RSVP essential
P: 6369 8800 or E: rsvp@peel-harvey.org.au
Activities for the kids and yummy morning tea!
 
 
The Peel Harvey Biosecurity Group will also be on-hand to answer all your declared pest management questions and for reporting on dead or alive feral rabbits.
We want to know where they are and in what numbers.
 



LANDCARE NEWS

Free Verge Plant Program

There has been a huge response to the 2018 Free verge Plant Program.

There is a big pile of applications we are working on. Please be patient.

There is still time to use the new online form to apply for the FREE Verge Plants  (FVP)  Program

Click here to apply for your free native seedlings for your verge.

Equine Landcare Event


For the second time Landcare SJ, as part of its Equine Landcare Project, took a busload of horse property owners,  to the C-Wise composting facility in Nambellup.

Read on..

Feral Cat Symposium

On May 31st Landcare SJ Staff and volunteers attended the Peel Harvey Catchment Councils Feral Cat Symposium.

The presentations were wide-ranging, informative and outlined innovations in the future of feral cat control.

Read more..

Contact us:

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 9am-4pm
Location:
Cnr Cockram St and Paterson St
(PO Box 41), Mundijong WA 6123
Phone:
(08) 9526 0012     

 
Francis Smit -
Executive Officer
Email: francis@landcaresj.com.au

Kristy Gregory -
Natural Resource
Management Officer
Email: kristy@landcaresj.com.au

Teele Hooper-Worrell -
Landcare Support Officer
Email: teele@landcaresj.com.au
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