SEED sprouts success at 2018 iTnews Benchmark Awards
The NSW Government's innovative environmental data portal SEED has scooped honours at the National iTnews Benchmark Awards in Melbourne, Tuesday 20 February.
- 21 Feb 2018
Fire threat eases but plenty of work still to go
After a relentless effort from National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), Rural Fire Service (RFS) and Forestry Corporation of NSW crews, the fire which affected Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area and other land tenures is now under control. But the work is far from over.
- 20 Feb 2018
$1 million in grants to support environmental research
Current and future environmental issues will be boosted with grant funding of $1 million now available as the NSW Environmental Trust Environmental Research program opens.
- 13 Feb 2018
Call for conservation groups EOI online now for new $3.5 million funding scheme
Applications are now open for a new $3.5 million Conservation Co-funding scheme and the NSW Government encourages conservation organisations to get involved to help save NSW threatened species.
- 12 Feb 2018
Latest ministerial media releases
Love in the air as white-faced storm petrel returns after 56 years
For the first time in over 50 years the rarely seen white-faced storm petrel emerged from an underground burrow at the Five Islands Nature Reserve this week, Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton announced.
- 14 Feb 2018