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Supporting future NRM leaders

16 March 2020

As a small conservation organisation we understand the value of providing these meaningful opportunities to students of natural resource management. It not only give the students a real taste for...

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Partnership agreement signed with Nillumbik Landcare Network

3 March 2020

Landcare groups are the heart of our community, working to protect the natural assets on their properties and in their local district, and Landcare networks help nearby groups learn from and support each...

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Working together to protect Phillip Island’s wetlands

11 December 2019

As part of the new Two Great Ramsar Wetlands project, the Port Phillip & Westernport CMA will soon be partnering with Phillip Island Nature Parks to help protect and enhance the ecological values...

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PPWCMA partnership agreement signing with Middle Yarra Landcare Network

Partnership agreement signed with Middle Yarra Landcare Network

9 December 2019

Landcare groups are the heart of our community, working to protect the natural assets on their properties and in their local district, and Landcare networks help nearby groups learn from and support each...

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Reconnecting landscapes on the Mornington Peninsula

28 November 2019

The Mornington Peninsula is home to many important and vulnerable species, such as the Powerful owls and Swamp Skint. However, weed invasion, predation by feral cats foxes and vegetation clearing threatens...

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Landcare facilitators learning together

27 November 2019

This week the Port Phillip and Westernport CMA delivered two days of training in the Moorabool and Werribee catchments for the region's Landcare facilitators, as part of a series of training events supported...

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Protecting threatened species from the Peaks to the Plains

17 November 2019

The granitic peaks of the You Yang Ranges and surrounding low lying grasslands of the Werribee Plains are some of Victoria’s most ecologically significant landscapes. The continual impacts of invasive...

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The PPWCMA helps kids teach kids

29 October 2019

The 2019 Melbourne Water Kids Teaching Kids conference kicked off today and the Port Phillip & Westernport CMA is proud to support two schools - Point Cook P-9 College and St...

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Protecting Victoria’s Ramsar Wetlands

25 October 2019

The Port Phillip & Westernport CMA’s Ramsar Protection Program Coordinator, Andrew Morrison, recently attended a statewide Ramsar site coordinators meeting in Bairnsdale. Hosted by East Gippsland...

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Port Phillip & Westernport CMA Annual Report 2018-19

21 October 2019

The Port Phillip & Westernport CMA is pleased to present the its Annual Report for 2018-19. The report was presented to the Hon. Lisa Neville, Minister for Water on Friday 30 August 2019, in...

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