Gayini, a vast 87,816 hectare property, is now legally owned by the Nari Nari people, as it has been spiritually for 50,000 years! What a proud day for Nari Nari, the TNC family and their consortium partners.

This area will be managed for the conservation of its precious wildlife, the development of sustainable agriculture and the protection of significant cultural heritage. 

Introduced cats are a key threat to 123 of Australia’s threatened species.

Water is a hot topic in our currently drought affected country. Do we have enough water? How do we balance the needs of both agriculture and the environment?

There has been considerable public attention on the effects of the Water Sharing Plan for the Barwon-Darling and Alluvial Water Sources 2012.
Australia is facing an extinction crisis for biodiversity, including its fauna, but also flora and other organisms and processes.
Our collaborators in Botswana have uncovered some disturbing news during their ongoing aerial survey of northern Botswana.

Australian science is catching up with illegal traffickers of precious wildlife.

Large waterbird breeding events are one-third as likely to occur in one of Australia's most important wetlands after floods were sharply curbed by expanded irrigation, researchers have found.

It is important that Australia leads the world in ecologically sustainable development, given our resources, education and understanding of threats to ecosystems from anthropogenic developments.

The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is a significant policy initiative, critical to restoring the environmental health of the rivers of the Murray-Darling Basin.

This submission focuses on some broad general comments and recommendations, followed by responses on the draft recommendations provided from the second review of the Lake Eyre Basin Agreement (Noetic Group, 2017).