Category: Media Releases

Farmers fertilise minds to fertilise farms

Farmers fertilise minds to fertilise farms

Twenty-seven farmers from across the Peel-Harvey have been discovering exactly what their soils require to achieve maximum production while protecting local waterways. Participating farmers attended the workshop held on 18 February in Waroona to receive colour coded...
Ramsar Report Card Released

Ramsar Report Card Released

The Peel-Harvey Catchment Council has launched the first Report Card on the health of the Peel-Yalgorup Ramsar Site (Ramsar 482). The Report Card reinforces the concerns held by the catchment council for the health of our internationally significant wetlands. The...
Hotham Williams NRM Partnerships Turn One

Hotham Williams NRM Partnerships Turn One

A benchmark collaboration in natural resource management in the Hotham-Williams, has just celebrated its first birthday.  Just over a year ago, the Peel-Harvey Catchment Council (PHCC), together with its corporate and local government partners, launched two...
WA’s Native animals win out over Feral Cats

WA’s Native animals win out over Feral Cats

The Peel-Harvey Catchment Council applauds the State Government decision to list feral cats as a declared pest under the Biosecurity and Agricultural Management Act 2007. “The collective efforts to protect Western Australia’s biodiversity has just had a significant...
Citizen Science Saving Shorebirds

Citizen Science Saving Shorebirds

Seventy-seven volunteers have taken part in another successful Shorebird2020 Count. Shorebird2020 is a national shorebird monitoring program that also happens to be the biggest annual Citizen Science event in Australia. The program aims to gain a better understanding...
Manila Migratory Magic

Manila Migratory Magic

In October, Peel-Harvey Catchment Council (PHCC) attended an International Workshop in the Philippines to discuss ways to educate the community about the importance of wetlands as habitat for migratory birds, some of which travel thousands of kilometres each year to...
Boost Numbat Numbers via New Grants

Boost Numbat Numbers via New Grants

Landowners are asked to get behind the Numbat Neighbourhood Project, to protect these amazing native animals, for future generations. The Peel Harvey Catchment Council (PHCC) is encouraging applications for up to $15,000 for activities that remove threats, maintain,...

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