Director vacancies on Landcare Tasmania Board

Landcare Tasmania is seeking expressions of interest for Directors to fill casual vacancies on our Board. This an exciting time for community Landcare in Tasmania, which requires strong and effective governance from the Board to: Guide progress towards our vision...

Just Launched - School Dung Beetle Breeding Program

On Friday morning (1st June), Landcare Tasmania joined Clarendon Vale Primary School and Bayview Secondary College to launch a breeding centre for dung beetles, funded by Landcare Tasmania's Tasmanian Landcare Fund and the John Roberts Trust.

Dirty Hands May 2018

Welcome to Landcare Tasmania's monthly bulletin Would you like to receive The Dirty Hands by email? Click here to sign up. Wildlife Monitoring Camera Tips Wildlife monitoring is a relatively recent activity for many groups. One of the challenges is getting the...

Wildlife Monitoring Camera Tips

Wildlife monitoring is a relatively recent activity for many groups and one of the problems is getting the right camera for the job. The most common use is to see which critters are living in the patch you manage and...

Groups explore hilltops and streams on the Eastern Shore MOB

About 40 Landcarers spanning 13 member groups met up on Sunday to swap experiences of their Landcare activities.  We strolled atop the hill at Glebe Hill Reserve, heard the history of the restoration efforts at the Barilla Rivulet, and then...

Local Group Lends a Hand in the Recovery from 2016 Flood Damage In Liena

The Liena Water Catchment Rehabilitation Group formed in response to the 2016 floods which ravaged many catchment in the North and NW of the State. Since then the group has been able to secure funding from the State Govt's Agricultural...

Dirty Hands, April 2018

Welcome to Landcare Tasmania's monthly bulletin Would you like to receive The Dirty Hands by email? Click here to sign up. Restoration of Skyline Tier, Scamander One of our member groups, the North East Bioregional Network (NEBN), has been overseeing the...

Landcare Tasmania members put waterbugs under the microscope with a phone app

About 60 Landcarers from across the North West coast were up to their waists in water bug identification at Fernglade on Sunday. Participants enthusiastically donned their waders to get up close and personal with the water bugs in the cool...

Rodent control and the high risk to raptors

Rodent control and the high risk to raptors With the dry summer and recent rain across the state, rats and mice are now moving indoors across the landscape in both urban and rural settings. For some time we at Landcare...

Friends of Randalls Bay open great new walking track

January 31st was a big day for Friends of Randalls Bay Coastcare - the opening of the Echo Sugarloaf walking track. The track has the potential to become one of Tasmania's great short walks.