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We do this by buying and managing land of outstanding conservation value, and working in partnership with other landowners. We help protect native habitats on millions of hectares of the most ecologically important landscapes. 

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Saving Our Species: a 10-year Science Plan

We use science to inform decisions, learn through research and modelling and to design biological surveys and ecological monitoring. Our Science Plan is the blueprint for increasing our capacity and collaboration across all areas of our science program.
Frogs abound on Edgbaston at night

Edgbaston's hidden charms

As part of her doctoral research, Renee Rossini has spent a lot of time on Edgbaston Reserve on the edge of the Simpson Desert. Often shocked to find visitors ‘underwhelmed’ by their first visit, she has some tips for appreciating the subtle charms and conservation importance of the property.
Northern Bettong (Bettonga tropica). Photo from QPWS

Cameras out for northern bettongs at Yourka

Staff and volunteers at our Yourka Reserve in far north Queensland teamed up with WWF's Jess Koleck to establish 19 camera traps around Yourka’s most inaccessible ridge lines. Our hopes are high for some northern bettongs, but can't wait to see what else is recorded.
Hooded robin (by David Cook Wildlife Photography).

Canberra birdos are back again!

The bird surveys, which are part of our Kosciuszko 2 Coast partnership, have started on their 6th year. A total of 87 species were recorded, which is a high number for the autumn surveys when many of the summer migrants have departed.
Fencing supplies are unloaded at Naree

Fencing the focus at Naree

We have around 65km of boundary fences at Naree on the inland floodplains of northern NSW. We've been working hard on boundary fencing to stock-proof the property, as part of a prioritised 5-year fencing plan.