Lauren Van Dyke

48 posts

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 […]

USLN Committee & AGM

Dear all Dear Members I am delighted to announce that Upper Snowy Landcare Network lives on! At our AGM the following new Committee was elected: Chair: Margaret Mackinnon Deputy Chair: Marc Ware Secretary: John Boyd Treasurer: Rhia Martin Committee Member:  Virginia McCoy Committee Member: Bill Clarke Committee Member:  Penny Cutner Committee Member and […]