Newhaven tracking survey 2013: AWC teams up with CLC Nyirripi Ranger Group
Expert trackers from the CLC Nyirripi Range Group assist with AWC's annual tracking survey on Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary.
Related sanctuary field updates
In early March, AWC’s Newhaven Wildlife Sanctuary in Central Australia hosted the second annual ‘Cat Camp’, a collaborative workshop focused on various methods of feral cat control. Feral cats pose a major threat to native mammals, and have driven many species to extinction.Read more...
- Newhaven | Karakamia | Mt Gibson | Mornington-Marion Downs | Piccaninny Plains | Yampi Sound Training Area
- Field Programs
- Feral cat and fox control | Feral herbivore control | Fire management | Wildlife translocations | Science: surveys and research | Weed control | Feral cat research
Watch this short video featuring reports from AWC staff in the field at Yampi, Scotia, Mt Gibson, Newhaven, Piccaninny Plains and Mornington.Read more...
Related field program updates
Up to 13 new baby Numbats have been confirmed at AWC’s Mt Gibson Wildlife Sanctuary after ecologists sighted pouch young during trapping of ten adult Numbats to undertake routine health checks.Read more...
- Field Program
- Science: surveys and research
AWC and the Queensland Government have today announced that AWC’s senior field ecologist John Young has discovered a new community of Night Parrots in Central West Queensland. This is in addition to the discovery made by AWC at Diamantina National Park in late 2016.Read more...