Projects

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAThe Riverina Highlands Landcare Network (RHLN) in conjunction with community members and landholders works on a number of collaborative projects which aim to restore our natural environment and encourage the adoption of sustainable agriculture.

Here are some of our current and recent projects:

Paddock Trees – Trees for Life

In recognising  the importance of paddock trees on farms, the  Riverina Highlands Landcare Network has secured funding from the NSW Environmental Trust and Riverina Local Land Services.  More details

Yaven Creek Rivers to Ridgelines project

Riverina Highlands Landcare Network in conjunction with Riverina Local Land Services are embarking a new project to help landholders in the Yaven Creek valley.  More details

Landcare Receives Funding Boost for Dung Beetles

Riverina Highlands Landcare Network is embarking on a 2 year project to look at the opportunities for maximising the use of dung beetles to improve pasture condition.  More details

Adjungbilly Creek Catchment project

Over the past 4 years, Riverina Highlands Landcare Network has worked with Riverina Local Land Services, landholders, government agencies and researchers to gain an understanding of the extent of the population of these endangered species as well as undertaking preliminary works to assist in their recovery.  More details

Adelong Creek Fish Habitat Enhancement Project

The Adelong Creek provides habitat for a number of aquatic species including the endangered Booroolong Frog. This project has been developed to encourage neighbouring landholders to work together to restore sections of the Adelong Creek and in doing so improve fish habitat.  More details