(Originally published 10 April 2020) The Dynamic Lagoons Project launched on Saturday evening 22 February 2020, with overwhelmingly positive feedback from attendees. This field day was the first step in our project to building knowledge and garnering public support to secure threatened Upland Wetlands on the Northern Tablelands. Around 80 people braved the cool summer … Continue reading Dynamic Lagoons Project Launch
Many people think wetlands are swamps or ponds that die when dry. But unlike many places worldwide, most Australian wetlands have natural wet-dry cycles, with dry spells that can last for decades. Dry phases are necessary for the life cycle of the wetland itself, as well as for many of the plants and animals that … Continue reading Why a wetland might not be wet
We are really excited to get started on our new Saving Our Species project focused on restoring upland wetlands in the New England bioregion. The NSW Government funds the statewide Saving our Species program, which aims to protect threatened species across the state. But it’s not just species that are at risk. Ecological communities, which … Continue reading What are Dynamic Lagoons?