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Western ground parrot. Photo - Alan Danks
Western ground parrot. Photo - Alan Danks

Bushfire recovery plan for western ground parrots

Emergency recovery efforts are underway to assist Western Australia's rarest bird following recent bushfires.

MAAC Dive and Snorkel Trail. Photo: Peter Nicholas/DBCA
MAAC Dive and Snorkel Trail. Photo: Peter Nicholas/DBCA

New dive trail for Marmion Marine Park

Marmion Marine Park's latest underwater experience, the Marmion Angling and Aquatic Club Dive and Snorkel Trail, has officially opened.

Bardi Jawi Oorany Rangers. Photo by DBCA
Bardi Jawi Oorany Rangers. Photo by DBCA

Aboriginal Ranger Program Round 3 applications open

The McGowan Government is providing $4 million in the latest round of funding for the $20 million Aboriginal Ranger Program that is creating jobs and training opportunities acro

Humpback whales. Credit: Jess Strickland/DBCA
Humpback whales. Credit: Jess Strickland/DBCA

Have your say on swimming with humpback whales

The World Heritage listed Ningaloo Coast is set to become home to the first licensed swimming with humpback whales industry in Western Australia, following a successful four-year trial.

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New plan to guide management of Kimberley islands

Islands off the remote north Kimberley coast will be jointly managed by traditional owners and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions' (DBCA) Parks and Wildlife Service, following the release of a final management plan for the area.

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Cultural and conservation milestone in the west Kimberley

A formal joint management partnership has commenced between the Bunuba Dawangarri Aboriginal Corporation and the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) that recognises and protects the cultural heritage values of the existing conservation reserves within the Bunuba native title lands.

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More mountain bike trails on the cards for Collie

Collie's extensive mountain bike network is continuing to grow, with the release of a tender for a further 12km to be constructed in 2020.

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Joint management plan for conservation reserves in the Pilbara and Kimberley areas

Environment Minister Stephen Dawson has today released the joint management plan for conservation reserves in the south-west Kimberley and the north-west Pilbara.

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South-West regional parks milestone

The creation of regional parks in the Bunbury and Leschenault areas is a step closer, with an agreement reached between the McGowan Government and City of Bunbury.

members of the Armadale Gosnells Landcare Group involved in the Canning River Invasive Water lily Eradication Program Trial.
members of the Armadale Gosnells Landcare Group involved in the Canning River Invasive Water lily Eradication Program Trial.

Community Rivercare Program round 3 projects announced

Projects focused on restoring foreshores and providing habitat for native animals will share in $100,000 funding under the third round of the McGowan Government's Community Rivercare Program.