Mungarru Lodge Sanctuary Daryl Dickson & Geoff Moffatt Mahogany gliders as we approach Threatened Species Day 2012 “How are the mahogany gliders doing?” My response at present includes a large sigh and a deep intake of breath to try to … Continue reading
WILDWATCH: HAWKS AND A SNAKE STEAL THE LIMELIGHT by ANNE WILKINSON This has been a week of surprises. First, while a friend was visiting for a cup of coffee, the sound of a heavy bird landing in the big … Continue reading
WILDWATCH: PIGEON TREES AND PRAYING MANTIS, BOTH ARE USEFUL IN THE GARDEN by ANNE WILKINSON. What a great show this 75th Tully Show was! Even the weather behaved in celebratory fashion and was glorious! What a welcome relief it all … Continue reading
Vale Dave Green 1952-2012 Posted on August 2, 2012 by Townsville Brolga Dave collecting seeds dropped by the pigeons on North Brook for revegetation projects on the mainland. Photo Margaret Thorsborne. Dave Green, National Parks ranger, par excellence, and long-time … Continue reading
Link to our branch facebook page is now in the links area of our blog page…take a look – our new Branch Slide Show is now there for you to see.
On Saturday 23rd June members of the Tully and district Wildlife Preservation Society enjoyed the company of other Wildlife members and friends from Townsville and Ingham at the famous Tyto Wetlands.This wonderful natural resource is within walking distance of Ingham … Continue reading
Mahogany Glider Signage was unveiled this morning at Cardwell Golf Course. Representatives from Girringun, WPSQ, Terrain and the Department of Environment met at Cardwell Golf Course to unveil the first four signs about the endangered Mahogany Glider .
Hundreds of beautiful old den and food trees on the Cardwell Golf Course were lost as a result of TC Yasi. During the felling of a tree after the cyclone a mahogany glider was found – he had lost his … Continue reading
Do you have open areas near existing native vegetation? Would you benefit from planting single trees or small groups of trees across this area? Some Benefits: Trees provide shade and shelter to people and animals Trees spaced across paddocks provide … Continue reading
The recent Select Carbon workshop was well attended by a range of interested foresters…from Elders , Forestry Plantations Queensland, DAFF,Timber Qld , Ergon, Terrain and private individuals. Its aim was to workshop the draft ‘Best Practice Guide for Timber Plantations … Continue reading