We’ve had something of an autumn break, the paddocks are green again and home to many hundreds of Straw-necked Ibis probing the ground with their long curved bills in search of beetle and moth larvae. What a wonderful biological control these birds are; it’s many years now since we had an infestation of christmas beetles […]
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Posted in Uncategorized on Feb 10th, 2014
A perfect day on February 7th saw the project launch at Marlay Point on Lake Wellington, and it was attended by an enthusiastic crowd of Lakes-lovers. The Ramsar listed Gippsland Lakes, surrounding wetlands, and red gum grassy plains were the food bowl of the Gunnai Kurnai people, and it was good to see representatives of […]