Key Resources


Reference :
Nest Boxes for Native Birds-
Birds Australia Information Sheets
Agency:
Birds Australia
Contact :
Suite 2-05, 60 Leicester Street, Carlton, VIC, 3053
03 9347 0757
mail@birdsaustralia.com.au
Comment:

Discusses nests and tree hollows, design, materials and placement of nestboxes, and nestbox dimensions.
 

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Website:

http://www.birdsaustralia.com.au/
resources/info-sheets.html

 


Reference :
Keeping frogs in your garden
Establishing frog habitat on your property - Factsheets 2/3
(April 2006)
Agency:
Frog and Tadpole Study Group
Contact:
PO Box 296, Rockdale, NSW, 2216.
0419 249 728.
www.fats.org.au
Comment:

Details how to establish or modify garden ponds and dams to provide habitat and breeding grounds for native frogs.
 

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Website:

http://www.fats.org.au/Publications.html

 
  
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (within OEH)
Hunter-Central Rivers Catchment Management Authority
Local Wildlife Rescue Group
 
 
 


Reference :
Conservation Management Notes
Agency:
New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage
Contact:
PO Box A290, Sydney South, NSW, 1232
1300 361 967
info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Comment:

These management notes are part of the 'Planning for Biodiversity Management' workshop kit. They give landholders more detailed information on particular topics in assessing and conserving biodiversity on their properties.
 

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Website:

http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/cpp/
ConservationManagementNotes.htm

 

OEH

Reference:
Let nature feed itself
Living with possums
Agency:
New South Wales Wildlife Information and Rescue Service
Contact:
PO Box 260, Forestville, NSW, 2087
Rescue Tel: 1300 094 737
info@wires.org.au
Comment:

What feeding native wildlife unnatural foods can do, and enjoying wildlife without feeding. / Removing possums from your roof, possum traps, and how to make a possum nestbox.
 

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Website:

http://www.wires.org.au/faqs/factsheets.html

 

 


Reference :
Encouraging birds on your farm -
Tips and Tools Factsheet
(August 2005)
Agency:
Meat and Livestock Australia
Contact :
Level 1, 165 Walker St, North Sydney, NSW, 2060
02 9463 9333
www.mla.com.au
Comment:

Learn how to improve bird habitat areas and create new bird habitat areas which attract more birds onto your property to control pests.
 

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Website:

http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events
/Publication-details?pubid=1592

 

 


Reference :
Native Vegetation and Property Management Exchange – The National Vegetation Knowledge Service
Agency:
Greening Australia
Contact:
PO Box 74 YARRALUMLA ACT 2600 ph 02 6202 1600
Comment:

This resource is a directory for the numerous studies that have explored the components of habitat required by wildlife and the degree to which ecological functioning and biodiversity values can be restored through revegetation.

Download:

http://live.greeningaustralia.org.au/nativevegetation
/pages/page116.html

 

 

 


Reference :
Key Tips for Fish Friendly Farms
Agency:
New South Wales Department of Primary Industries
Contact :
Locked Bag 21, Orange, NSW, 2800
1800 808 095
www.dpi.nsw.gov.au
Comment:

Details actions which you can do to benefit fish life in the streams on or near your property, specifically in relation to snags, vegetation, crossings, runoff, stock water, floodgates, and wetlands.
 

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Website:

http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries/habitat/publications
/farming/7-key-tips-for-a-fish-friendly-farm

 

 


Reference :
Conservation Partners Program
Agency:
New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage
Contact :
PO Box A290, Sydney South, NSW, 1232
1300 361 967
info@environment.nsw.gov.au
Comment:

Details the three programs for conservation on private land through the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage
 

Website:

http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/cpp/ConservationPartners.htm

 

 


Reference :
Land for Wildlife
Agency:
Community Environmental Network
Contact :
PO Box 149 Ourimbah NSW Australia 2258
admin@cen.org.au ph:02 4349 4756
Comment:

The Land for Wildlife (LFW) program is a voluntary property registration scheme for landowners who wish to manage areas for biodiversity and wildlife habitat. LFW encourages and assists landholders to include nature conservation along with other land management objectives. The program is free for landholders to join and is not legally binding.
 

Website:

http://www.cen.org.au/landforwildlife/

 


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