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  • Aboriginal NRM

    Who is Waakal and why is he important to the Noongar people?

  • Healthy Environments

    Rabbit populations in the Wheatbelt and across the south-west of WA could be reduced by around 40% in the coming weeks, as the calicivirus (Korean variant – RHDV1 K5) is released throughout the region to overcome growing rabbit numbers.

  • Sustainable Industries

    Wide Open Agriculture are presenting their first round of investor presentations throughout the Wheatbelt with their IPO Roadshows and they are keen to ensure that Wheatbelt residents are the first to be provided with opportunities.

  • Sustainable Industries

    The Australian Sandalwood Network is an active growers group dedicated towards developing the Australian Sandalwood (Santalum spicatum) plantation industry Australia wide.

  • Healthy Environments

    The newest strain of rabbit calicivirus to Australia, known as the Korean variant (RHDV1 K5), is set to be released across the Wheatbelt again this autumn in an effort to control pest rabbit numbers.

  • Operations

    Wheatbelt NRM will again this year be participating in the Dowerin Field Days and have space available for stallholders.

  • Operations

    Over the March long weekend, Wheatbelt NRM hosted a community adventure, which was part of a focus on micro-bats and other native fauna.

  • Sustainable Industries

    More than 85 people attended the two-day Talkin’ Soil Health Conference in Dalwallinu this week, led by Pip Courtney from ABC TV’s “Landline” and heard from a bounty of speakers, learning and discussing all aspects of soil properties and its health.

  • Operations

    The creation of a “Six Seasons Garden” at Northam Senior High School, a collaboration between the teaching staff, the students and Wheatbelt NRM Rangers, aims to help students and community learn about our local native flora and has been established with native plant species local to Northam and surrounds.

  • Sustainable Industries

    The final sample analysis has been completed for this project, with grain samples being collected in 2017 over the month of November and then analysed in December.

  • Water

    Wheatbelt NRM is excited to announce construction works for the Living Lakes – Stage 3 project, which will be commencing in March 2018.

  • Governance

    Wheatbelt NRM is pleased to announce the successful recipients of the Sustainable Community Grants.