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Changing perceptions about Saltmarsh

Changing perceptions about Saltmarsh

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Saltmarsh for Life is about reconnecting the South East Queensland community to the rich and varied life forms found in our beautiful saltmarsh environments.   Read the full post

Shellfish smorgasbord!

Shellfish smorgasbord!

Friday, April 29, 2016

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Meet Dennis Gannaway - SEQ Catchments' new Southern Area Manager

Meet Dennis Gannaway - SEQ Catchments' new Southern Area Manager

Friday, April 22, 2016

Dennis   Read the full post

Birds in Baths

Birds in Baths

Monday, April 18, 2016

Citizen science, even though a very old concept, has gained a lot of traction lately as a way to engage people with science to aid conservation. By including citizen scientists in solving conservation issues we are stronger together and the Bathing Birds study is a perfect example of this.   Read the full post

Keep It Down! Noisy wildlife and their (not) sleeping human neighbours

Keep It Down! Noisy wildlife and their (not) sleeping human neighbours

Friday, March 11, 2016

I love our wildlife, but sometimes they can be a bit noisy. There are the obvious candidates such as cicadas (did you know that the Australian Greengrocer cicada has the loudest known call of any insect on Earth?), flying fox camps and a lone mosquito once the lights have gone out, but the one that has been giving me sleepless nights lately is the iconic Laughing Kookaburra.   Read the full post

Discover a secret underwater bug world

Discover a secret underwater bug world

Saturday, February 27, 2016

One of my favourite places to visit with my own children is the local creek. Yes, there might be slippery rocks, dirty water, creepy crawlies, and maybe even snakes, but it is a playground like no other.   Read the full post

Top places to explore at Noosa

Top places to explore at Noosa

Friday, February 26, 2016

Summer, although now sadly almost over, has been a wonderful chance to get immersed in the amazing natural beauty of the Noosa region on the Sunshine Coast, just north of Brisbane.   Read the full post

Up close with nature photography

Up close with nature photography

Friday, February 19, 2016

My photography journey really developed after learning about macro photography, which is extreme close-up photography, producing photographs of small items larger than life size. I was doing local workshops and bought my first camera, the Nikon D300, from my mentor.  Read the full post

How to create an organic garden

How to create an organic garden

Friday, February 12, 2016

Health is your wealth and that all starts with growing organic food, whether in a pot, raised bed or in the garden. Preparation is the key to create gardens that are full of vitality - being worms, microbes, bacteria, fungi and minerals, it all starts in the soil.   Read the full post

Managing Rats of the Sky

Managing Rats of the Sky

Friday, January 22, 2016

The Indian Myna - if you live in a Brisbane you would have surely come across one.  Read the full post