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National Ag Day recognises our hard-working farmers
18 November 2020

National Agriculture Day, celebrated on 20 November, is a timely reminder to stand by our hard-working primary producers and support them by buying local produce now and throughout the year.

General Manager appointed to the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board
16 November 2020

Former City of Mount Gambier Chief Executive Officer Andrew Meddle has been appointed as General Manager for the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board.

Battle waged on Boneseed
16 November 2020

From September through to October the Murraylands and Riverland District teams have been at war against the declared weed boneseed (Chrysanthemoides monilifera), surveying, mapping and treating infestations large and small.

Pretty purple but what a curse!
03 November 2020

The toxic weed salvation Jane or Paterson’s curse, (Echiium plantagineum) is making a dominant come back in the Murraylands and Riverland region, and across the state.

November an important and risky time for turtles
03 November 2020

November through to December is the time of year that both Murray short-necked turtles (Emydura macquarii) and eastern long-necked turtles (Chelodina longicollis) venture outside the safety of the water to nest and lay eggs.

Not all wetlands look the same
26 October 2020

Most people probably have a picture in their mind of what a wetlands looks like - a beautiful lagoon surrounded by old drooping gum trees, spotted with ducks and swans and pelicans coming in to land on the mirror-like water. Sure, some of the wetlands along the River Murray look just like that, but many look quite different.

Ongoing partnership sustains SA wetlands
26 October 2020

For more than two decades, the Murraylands and Riverland Landscape Board (formerly the South Australia Murray-Darling Basin Natural Resources Management Board) has been protecting key wetland sites along the South Australia River Murray.

Grassroots Grants program supporting communities and landscapes
26 October 2020

A total of 28 projects have been successful in this year’s Murraylands and Riverland region 2020-21 Grassroots Grants program.

Siberian visitors flock to South Australia’s wetlands
20 October 2020

The first of the annual spring migration of waders at Tolderol Game Reserve Wetland and other areas across the Coorong and Lakes Alexandrina and Albert Ramsar site has commenced.

Unwanted pests help stimulate regional economy
20 October 2020

The district councils of Karoonda East Murray and Southern Mallee have received more than one million dollars in funding from the Australian Government Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment to manage high priority pests under the Southern Murray Mallee weed and pest management project.

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