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Missing Little Penguin did not survive injuries

Media release: 1 September 2014 Thanks to the efforts of the community and media, the plight of a Little Penguin that went missing at Manly Wharf last Thursday has been revealed with the animal sadly succumbing to its injuries over the weekend. The ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/14090101.htm01 Sep 14

Not so Happy Feet missing

Media release: 29 August 2014 A distressed and injured Little Penguin was last seen being put in a box yesterday on the east side of Manly Wharf and the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is calling on anyone who knows where the troubled little bird is now. The NPWS�™s Little ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14082901.htm29 Aug 14

NSW and Victorian cross-border wild dog management in focus

Media release: 27 August 2014 Land managers from NSW and Victoria will combine forces to tackle wild dogs on their shared border. The South East-Far East Gippsland Cross-Border Community Wild Dog Working Group (SEFEG) was formed ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHMedia14082701.htm27 Aug 14

Threatened, brand new and unique vegetation catalogued in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

Media release: 26 August 2014 The NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS) has completed a comprehensive review and assessment of the vegetation and plant species of ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14082601.htm26 Aug 14

Google Partnership brings Street View to local National Parks

Media release: 22 August 2014 The NSW Government has teamed up with Google to go off-road and map some of NSW's most stunning national parks, including Tomaree National Park at Nelson Bay. The partnership involves NSW ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14082201.htm22 Aug 14

Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse turns it on for International Lighthouse Weekend

Media release: 19 August 2014 Over 500 people braved last weekend�™s wintery conditions to celebrate International Lighthouse Weekend 2014 at Sugarloaf Point Lighthouse in Myall Lakes ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14081901.htm19 Aug 14

Cape Byron State Conservation Area multi-award winner at North Coast Tourism Awards

Media release: 18 August 2014 Cape Byron State Conservation Area cleaned up at the North Coast Tourism Awards on Saturday night, winning Gold for Arakwal Dolphin Dreaming Indigenous ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14081801.htm18 Aug 14

NPWS completes more hazard reduction burning in Bundjalung National Park

Media release: 14 August 2014 The National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) has completed further hazard reduction burning in Bundjalung National Park near Woombah yesterday, 13 th August. NPWS Clarence ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHmedia14081400.htm14 Aug 14

Seabird expert and species sniffer dog at Fitzroy Falls for Science Week

Media release: 11 August 2014 To celebrate National Science Week, NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) Senior Research Scientist Nicholas Carlile will be joined by four-legged friend ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHMedia14081101.htm11 Aug 14

Significant 620 hectare hazard reduction burn planned for Kurrajong Heights this Sunday

Media release: 8 August 2014 NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is planning to conduct a 620 hectare hazard reduction burn this Sunday (10 August) at Tabaraga ... http://www.environment.nsw.gov.au/media/OEHMedia14080805.htm08 Aug 14