Media Releases

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New strategic plan to guide the work of the SA Arid Lands Landscape Board
15 September 2021

The work of the SA Arid Lands Landscape Board will be guided by a new strategic plan that details the board’s priorities and will guide its investment for five years until 2026.

New nursery to breed cactus-eating insect
08 September 2021

A partnership between the SA Arid Lands Landscape Board and the Port Augusta City Council will see a tiny insect bred to tackle opuntia (cactus) infestations around Port Augusta and the surrounding SA Arid Lands region.

Fourteen projects receive Grassroots Grants funding
02 August 2021

Tackling weeds at Iron Knob, monitoring Yellow-footed Rock-wallaby populations with the Yappala Indigenous rangers and development of two different native plant guides were among projects funded by the SA Arid Lands Landscape Board in its latest Grassroots Grants round.

Partnering for protection of the Coongie Lakes Ramsar
30 June 2021

Vegetation mapping in the Coongie Lakes Ramsar area is helping to track changes and inform management decisions to the internationally-recognised wetland landscape.

There's Flying Fish in the Flinders Ranges
08 June 2021

The release of a threatened small, elusive, spotted fish in the Flinders Ranges is a critical step towards reducing risk of extinction for the Purple-spotted gudgeon (Mogurnda clivicola).

Partnership approach to manage kangaroo numbers
26 May 2021

Managing the significant threat to the environment posed by over-abundant kangaroos is the goal of a new partnership agreement that seeks to improve the landscape and economic resilience of communities in regional South Australia.

New grants available for pastoral businesses
13 May 2021

Pastoralists are being supported to trial new management practices and technologies to assist them to adapt to varying climates and markets.

Field day to focus on needs of North East pastoralists
13 May 2021

The North East Pastoral Field Day will bring speakers, stalls, demonstrations and displays aimed at meeting the needs of the pastoral industry in South Australia’s North East.

New plan for water use in the Far North released
15 March 2021

A new plan to protect and manage the finite resource of the Great Artesian Basin and other aquifers in the far north of SA has been officially released.

United approach to Great Artesian Basin management
18 September 2020

The SA Arid Lands Landscape Board has welcomed a revised management plan that will protect the future of the Great Artesian Basin (GAB).

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