Landcare ACT is delighted to announce Dr Maxine Cooper as its new Chair. Dr Cooper takes over the reins from Dr Peter Bridgewater.
Landcare ACT made a submission to the Standing Committee on Environment and Transport and City Services inquiry into the value of the natural environment to an urbanising Canberra.
Landcare ACT will be appearing before the inquiry on Wednesday 27 March from 4.10pm to 4.50 pm.
The 2017 LACT workshop for Territory farmers, rural land-holders, land managers and community members considered land use at the urban-rural interface. Based on workshop findings, this position statement has been prepared by the LACT Board.
Watch an evening conversation with Bill Gammage and Bruce Pascoe and Facilitated by Peter Bridgewater (Chair Landcare ACT) and Wally Bell (Ngunawal Elder) on Aboriginal Cultural Land Management and Sustainable and Productive Rural Practice for the 21st Century
On 2 June, Mick Gentleman MLA announced that the ACT Government’s 2018-19 Budget will provide funding of $352,000 over one year to support the three Landcare catchment groups to continue to undertake catchment management in the ACT.
A public forum was held on 26 August 2017 to consider issues affecting the planning and management of land in the rural-urban interface. This is the report of that forum.