Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate - Environment

Threatened Species and other Nominations

28 Apr 2017

The loss of native hollow-bearing trees in the ACT have been nominated to the Scientific Committee under the Nature Conservation Act 2014.

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.

Second week of Heritage Festival inspires local stories

As the final week of the 2017 Canberra and Region Heritage Festival nears, there is still so much to see and do in the nation’s capital and surrounds. This weekend proves to be eventful with a number of open days, re-enactments, tours and anniversaries.

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Date published online: Fri, 28 Apr 2017 1.45pm

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

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