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Shorebirds

Take a closer look at shorebirds of the Hunter and Manning regions

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Birds of the Box Gum Grassy Woodlands

Box Gum Grassy Woodlands are a feature of Eastern Australian landscapes. Look at and listen to birds from this environment.

Wildlife Friendly Fencing

Wildlife Friendly Fencing

Fencing is important for effective stock control, but barbed wire near fauna corridors can be problematic for ...
Fauna Feature: Cicada killer

Fauna Feature: Cicada killer

The Australian cicada-killer wasp (Exeirus Laterius) is commonly mistaken for a hornet due to its imposing size (4 ...
Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit

This species, listed as a Critically Endangered Shorebird of Australia, has been recorded flying 11,000kms across ...
The impact of cats in Australia

The impact of cats in Australia

A recent research article by the Threatened Species Recovery Hub really woke me up to the devastating effect that cats (feral and pet cats) have on our native biodiversity.
Shorebird Count

Shorebird Count

We are now in the window for the winter shorebird count which is mid-May to mid-August, with the ideal date being ...