Margaret Mackinnon

139 posts

New Treasurer needed

Dear Upper Snowy Landcare Supporters New Treasurer needed On August 28th, we will hold our 2020 Annual General Meeting (details soon in a separate communication). At that meeting, our hard-working Treasurer, Rhia Stanger, will step down and we are therefore seeking someone to fill this position.   This note is […]

Forestry or Hiko?

Upper Snowy Landcare Network has just completed a trial of Hiko (small) vs. Forestry (large) tubestock under their Dieback Project to plant back trees and shrubs. Under a $50,000 grant from the National Landcare Program, three different sites across the Monaro were planted with 1000 trees and shrubs each in […]

Let the dead trees stand

Last Saturday, a group of six Landcarers, aged 6 to 70, took themselves off to Gegedzerick Travelling Stock Reserve, the area surrounding the historic church atop the hill just north of Berridale. They had one question on their minds: how many of the dead ribbon gums lost to dieback contain […]