Melaleuca Enterprises coordinated the Schools Property Planning Competition 2016 on behalf of Northern Tablelands Local Land Services. A field day was held at a property near Guyra with 140 high school agriculture students undertaking workstation activities on soil, pastures, water quality, biodiversity, livestock health, pest animals and biosecurity. The students must prepare a property plan for the farm as part… Read more →
Interpretive signs about the conservation value of Travelling Stock Routes around Bellata, Millie and Gurley (western NSW) are in the ground. Melaleuca Enterprises coordinated the development and installation of these signs. They will educate landholders, bird watchers, drovers and the community about the unique qualities of TSRs which are often overlooked.
In November 2011, Michelle presented ‘Kakadu: Climate Change and the World’s Oldest Living Culture’ at the Ecological Society of Australia conference. The presentation summarised the findings of the climate change study of Kakadu that Melaleuca Enterprises and BMT WBM Pty Ltd co-wrote. View the presentation here. A field visit to Panatana in northern Tasmania followed the conference, with delegates meeting… Read more →
A spectacular property with rich environmental values, near Glen Innes NSW, will be protected under a conservation agreement between the landholders and NSW Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water. Kangawalla is home to the threatened spotted tailed quoll, glossy black cockatoo and endangered ecological communities. Wildlife such as the superb lyrebird and platypus are found in the forests and… Read more →
Michelle recently undertook field work in the Cobourg Peninsula, the most northerly point of the Northern Territory. The trip involved consulting the Traditional Aboriginal Owners of the Garig Gunak Barlu National Park about the natural and cultural values of the park. Garig Gunak Barlu National Park is an area of remote wilderness surrounded by beautiful coastline and beaches. Rare and… Read more →