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    Flower Power is an online tool created by DAFWA to help predict the flowering time of crop varieties, reducing the risk of frost damage and heat stress at flowering time.

     

  • Protecting remnant bush in the Mortlock
    Healthy Environments

    John and Robyn Lynn’s farming enterprise in Cunderdin falls within the Mortlock Catchment, in the WA Wheatbelt.

     

  • Healthy Environments

    The WA Threatened Species Forum aims to address the decline of Australia’ threatened species, by raising awareness of current and emerging challenges and opportunities for WA’s unique native plants and animals.

     

  • Bush tucker profile – Warrany / Yam
    Aboriginal NRM

    Warrany | Yam | Dioscorea hastifolia

     

    Warrany is a perennial, tuberous scrambling or climbing shrub that gets to three metres in length and height. It flowers from April to July and grows on grey sands, granitic and basaltic soils and laterite.

     

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  • Noongar Boodja Rangers
    Aboriginal NRM

    Wundowie's main playground is looking brand new after some recent work on it.

     

  • Richard Riddle from Data into Profit
    Sustainable Industries

    eConnected Grainbelt Demonstration Project

     

    Some 30 growers and agriculture students came together in Northam recently to attend an eConnected Grainbelt Demonstration Project.

     

  • Lake Yealering, WA
    Sustainable Industries

    Wheatbelt NRM has commenced work on the $3.7M Royalties for Regions Living Lakes Stage 3 Implementation Project.

     

    It is the final stage of a programme commenced in 2008 that aims to revitalise regional communities through restoring key lakes to permanent water bodies, activating local communities and increasing visitation.

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  • Aboriginal NRM

    Noongar Budjar Rangers visited Amery Acres near Dowerin recently to learn hands-on skills in preparing sites for seedling plantings.

     

  • Carnaby closeup - ABC News Phil Hemmingway
    Healthy Environments

    In this interactive story-map, you will meet Karlie the Carnaby's Black Cockatoo.

     

    Karlie was injured, then rescued and is now part of a study using GPS technology to track cockatoos and learn more about how they use the environment.

     

  • Nursery visits
    Healthy Environments

    Wheatbelt NRM has been visiting nurseries recently to assess the quality and health of seedlings we’ve ordered for projects this year.

     

    The site visits give us the opportunity to identify potential problems and make any required changes easily.

     

  • Going batty with Joe Tonga
    Productive Relationships

    Did you know that kids hear bats better than their parents? Or that humans can only hear one type of bat?

     

    These are just some of the fascinating ‘bat-facts’ shared with the 50 strong crowd at our recent Goomalling Bat Night.