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Protected Areas welcome: with conditions Overall, we are very supportive of greater protections for the Northern Gulf's ecosystems and high conservation value areas. Healthy country is not just good for the soul, it's essential for primary production and profits too. A sensible, well-managed approach to Protected areas is vital. But we’re not convinced that this draft Strategy hits the mark. News Feb 2017
Mammal Field Guide

Mammal Field Guide

Resource Feb 2017
Reptile Field Guide

Reptile Field Guide

Resource Feb 2017
Bird Field Guide

Bird Field Guide

Resource Feb 2017
Amphibian Field Guide

Amphibian Field Guide

Resource Feb 2017
Mammal Field Guide

Northern Gulf Resource Management Group has recently published a series of fauna guides for landholders in the Northern Gulf and Cape York regions. Here is the mammal guide for download.

This work was carried out through our program ‘Building resilient landscapes: maintaining and enhancing biodiversity values in Northern Gulf and Cape York Nature Refuges, funded by the federal government Biodiversity Fund. 

News Feb 2017
Reptile Field Guide

Northern Gulf Resource Management Group has recently published a series of fauna guides for landholders in the Northern Gulf and Cape York regions. Here is the reptile guide for download.

This work was carried out through our program ‘Building resilient landscapes: maintaining and enhancing biodiversity values in Northern Gulf and Cape York Nature Refuges, funded by the federal government Biodiversity Fund. 

News Feb 2017
Bird Field Guide

Northern Gulf Resource Management Group has recently published a series of fauna guides for landholders in the Northern Gulf and Cape York regions. Here is the bird guide for download.

This work was carried out through our program ‘Building resilient landscapes: maintaining and enhancing biodiversity values in Northern Gulf and Cape York Nature Refuges, funded by the federal government Biodiversity Fund. 

 

News Feb 2017
Amphibian Field Guide

Northern Gulf Resource Management Group has recently published a series of fauna guides for landholders in the Northern Gulf and Cape York regions. Here is the amphibian guide for download.

This work was carried out through our program ‘Building resilient landscapes: maintaining and enhancing biodiversity values in Northern Gulf and Cape York Nature Refuges, funded by the federal government Biodiversity Fund. 

News Feb 2017
North Queensland Natural History Group Field Weekend - The Oaks Nature Refuge

The North Queensland Natural History Group will be holding its second annual field weekend to The Oaks, a property near the old Kidston mine southeast of Georgetown to investigate the flora and fauna of the property, located along the Copperfield River. This will take place on the 14th&15th November, 2015.

News Nov 2015
Do our small birds have any choice: drink, drown, or dehydrate? Our hot, dry, summertime is on its way News Sep 2015
Building Resilient Landscapes Maintaining and Enhancing Biodiversity Values in Northern Gulf and Cape York Nature Refuges Project. High diversity of declining small and medium sized mammals identified on South Endeavour Nature Refuge News Sep 2015
A Day at the Swamp JAMARR is hosting a public environment information day in Julatten at Geraghty Park from 10-2pm on Sunday 30 Aug. News Aug 2015
Gulf Kids Environment Day 2015 Gulf Kids Environment Day is back in Croydon on the 28th August 2015! News Aug 2015
Gulf Kids Environment Day 2014 140 kids descend on Croydon to explore the kitchen-garden! Project Aug 2014
The Neem Tree Threat The Neem tree is rising threat in the Gilbert Catchment. It started on a small plantation on the Gilbert and is rapidly taking over the surrounding riparian areas. News Jan 2015
North Queensland Natural History Group Weekend

The first field excursion of the North Queensland Natural history group was held over the weekend of 18th & 19th October at Talaroo Station. The North Queensland Natural History Group consists of people with various levels of expertise with the flora and fauna of north Queensland, from interested beginner to leaders in their field. The group is sponsored by Northern Gulf Resource Management Group’s Wildlife Management Project, through the Caring for Country Program.

News Dec 2014
Aerial Culling of Feral Pigs on the Gilbert River Northern Gulf coordinated a pig shoot on the Gilbert River to cull in excess of 3,000 ferals over 2 weeks News Dec 2014
Wildlife Management The wildlife management project aims to improve the knowledge of flora and fauna in the region by informing and educating land managers, local communities and stakeholders to understand and recognise their wildlife and natural assets. The project has funded on-ground works to help protect species such as finches which have undergone declines in recent years. Biodiversity monitoring sites have been established to evaluate the results of the works, as well as to help paint a picture of the region’s ecosystem. Project Jul 2013
Feral Pig Control Field Day at Mt Molloy Northern Gulf provides support to JAMMARR and MRWMG to deliver Feral Pig Control Field Day in Mt Molloy News Nov 2014
Building resilient landscapes - maintaining and enhancing biodiversity values in Northern Gulf & Cape York Nature Refuges Maintaining and enhancing the biodiversity values prioritised across 44 covenanted nature refuges in Northern Gulf/Cape York including areas adjacent to national parks, Wet Tropics World Heritage and nationally important wetlands. Project Jun 2012
Indigenous Coordination - Northern Gulf Indigenous Savannah Group Working with Traditional Owner groups to develop capacity, improve knowledge and skills, and support the delivery of their aspirations in land/water/sea management and tradtional culture and knowledge. Project
Developing the Northern Gulf & Cape York Peninsula Land EcoAccounts – Initial Findings (2011-2012) This first edition of the Northern Gulf and Cape York Regional EcoAccounts provides a framework from which we can build on. Future editions may include more Indicators, or Indicators that have been compiled with greater accuracy and confidence. The framework which relates Current to Reference Conditions permits some flexibility by bringing each Indicator to a standard base unit, the Reference Metric, or % of Reference Condition. Resource Apr 2013
Regional Biodiversity Management Program This terrestrial biodiversity survey program provides on-going data collection and collation of field data from the Northern Gulf region. This data will contribute to informing improved conservation management and planning in the region, and play an important role in quantitative assessment of the impacts of threats to biodiversity. Project