Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

Little Eagle travels 3,300 kilometres in first ever research

20 Apr 2017

Local researchers are seeing fascinating results from satellite tracking which followed the travel patterns of a male Little Eagle 3,300 kilometres from Canberra to the Northern Territory.

Work starts on water improvement projects

27 Mar 2017

On Monday 27 March 2017, work began on a new project that will restore the natural environment of Isabella Pond, improve water quality in the Tuggeranong area and better prepare for rare flood events.

Prescribed burns to continue in Canberra tomorrow

Prescribed burns to continue in Canberra tomorrow

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Date published online: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 4.53pm

Four prescribed burns scheduled this week

Four prescribed burns scheduled this week

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Date published online: Tue, 18 Apr 2017 4.50pm

Local Aboriginal heritage receives protection

A corroboree ground and Aboriginal cultural area along the Queanbeyan river has received provisional heritage registration, while a site in Griffith where Aboriginal people camped in the 1940s was accepted to the heritage register at the latest meeting of the ACT Heritage Council.

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Date published online: Mon, 10 Apr 2017 4.08pm

Prescribed burns to be wrapped up over the weekend

The ACT Parks and Conservation Service wishes to advise due to the change in forecast for the weekend no new prescribed burns will be commenced and current burns will be consolidated tomorrow, Saturday 8 April 2017.

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Date published online: Fri, 07 Apr 2017 6.22pm

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