NRM Fact Sheets

Facts at a glance...

South West NRM Ltd has produced a number of fact sheets covering a variety of subject matter. There is information ranging from the funding options the company offers to the threat that weeds such as Coral Cactus pose to the South West Queensland region.


This is an NRM Learning Demonstration Site project. A rotational grazing trial will be set up on Durella in collabaration with the owners and managers.  To implement a rotational time...

Fencing of existing and future watering points to control grazing pressure. We have a paddock on Cairns which is 9000ha with a mixture of mulga red soil and black soil. There are 3 water points in...

This project will be to fence and provide watering points for protection and conservation purposes.  6.75 kilometres of 4 barb fencing will subdivide 2797ha containing 652 ha of brigalow/...

 

“Springvale” already has two goat holding paddocks of 212 ha and 76 ha that has been heavily grazed by goats. This grant will fund fencing to split the 212ha paddock in...

Innovative thinking by a local landholder has taken the backache out of woody weed removal with the design and development of the Ellrott Blade Plough

Pigs are one of the most damaging and widespread pest animals in Queensland. Nationally they are estimated to cost the economy over $100 million each year. They cause environmental damage and...

Rabbits are one of Australia's major environmental and agricultural pests. They cause major losses of native vegetation, compete with native fauna and domestic livestock and are the major...

The European Red Fox was introduced to Victoria in 1845 as a sport animal. From here it rapidly spread to all states, following the distribution of its major prey the rabbit. After wild dogs,...

Coral Cactus is a member of the Cactaceae family and is closely related to other cactus species generally referred to as Prickly Pears. Coral Cactus lacks true leaves. Instead, the plant's...

Water Lettuce is a free floating aquatic weed that causes major environmental damage in dams, waterways and other waterbodies

 

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