Join the Glossy Black-Cockatoo Count

May 27, 2020Posted in: Environment, Events

3 Glossy Black Cockatoo's on tree branch

Wingecarribee Shire Council is encouraging landholders to participate in the Glossy Black-Cockatoo Bird Count this weekend. “The glossy black-cockatoo is a beautiful and charismatic bird,” said Council’s Environmental Projects Officer, Patrick Tegart. “They’re classified as a vulnerable species and we’re interested to learn more about our local population and their distribution.” Landholders within the Great...

Hazard reduction burn starting Sunday 9 September in Joadja

September 6, 2012Posted in: Environment

Weather permitting, the Rural Fire Service (RFS) in conjunction with the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be carrying out a Hazard Reduction burn starting on Sunday 9 September through to Wednesday 12 September in the Joadja Nature Reserve located off Wombeyan Caves Road. Neighbours within 200 metres of these burns will be...