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Arno Bay culvert works complete to protect saltmarsh
30 June 2021

The Arno Bay saltmarsh environment has been given a helping hand with a new culvert now installed on a road that runs parallel to the saltmarsh, which will improve hydrological flows under the road.

Photo competition winners announced
29 June 2021

Winners have now been selected in the Eyre Peninsula Landscape Board’s photo competition .

Connecting with environment and Country at Whyalla NAIDOC week event
28 June 2021

Whyalla schools and environment agencies are combining forces to provide outdoor activities for primary and high school students to connect with Country in celebration of NAIDOC Week.

Saltmarsh profile survey and soil blue carbon storage sampling on Eyre Peninsula
24 June 2021

Profiling of saltmarsh communities across the Eyre Peninsula is nearly at the half-way mark, recording exactly what species are in the saltmarsh, analysing changes to sites over time and shedding new light on organic blue carbon stocks.

Off-road enthusiasts urged to respect saltmarshes
22 June 2021

Four-wheel drivers, motor bike riders, and Eyre Peninsula Landscape Board staff have united in a community call to action for more responsible off-road recreation around coastal saltmarsh areas.

Farmers applying to obtain carbon payments for environmental plantings
18 May 2021

Eyre Peninsula landholders have four weeks left to apply for a new program that could see them diversify income through environmental plantings

Grassroots Grants open for community landscape projects
12 May 2021

Applications open today for the Eyre Peninsula Landscape Board’s Grassroots Grants Program, which provides $101,000 in funding for local community-based landscape management projects.

Opportunity for farmers to diversify income with environmental plantings
30 March 2021

Have you got land on your farm that has limited productive value? There is now an opportunity to plant trees in these areas and obtain an income for the revegetation work.

Community feedback opens on draft Regional Landscape Plan
01 March 2021

A new Regional Landscape Plan for the management of Eyre Peninsula landscapes has been drafted and is now open for community consultation.

Funding for landholders to upgrade Cummins Wanilla Basin drainage
10 February 2021

Up to 85,000 hectares of Eyre Peninsula farming land that is increasingly being affected by poor drainage in the Cummins Wanilla Basin, will be open to priority infrastructure works thanks to $250,000 in funding secured by the Cummins Wanilla Basin Streamcare Group.