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Captive bred OBP girls a hit with the wild boys

Story by on Oct 30, 2017 in DPIPWE, Natural and Cultural Heritage, News, Parks and Wildlife Service

Eleven male Orange-bellied parrots that have returned to the Melaleuca breeding grounds now have some female companions. The wild males...

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Devils released at Stony Head

Story by on Sep 21, 2016 in DPIPWE, Natural and Cultural Heritage, Save the Tasmanian Devil Program

After months of hard work by the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program (STDP), its partners and supporters, 33 Tasmanian devils have been...

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Devils repopulating Forestier Peninsula

Story by on Nov 19, 2015 in Natural and Cultural Heritage, Save the Tasmanian Devil Program

Thirty-nine healthy Tasmanian devils have been released on Forestier Peninsula to re-establish a wild population of devils free of the...

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Pole-top nesting boxes a safer haven for VIP parrots

Story by on Oct 15, 2015 in Natural and Cultural Heritage

Orange-bellied parrots have returned to their only known breeding grounds at Melaleuca in south-west Tasmania to some fancy new homes....

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Tasmanian Devils returned to the wild at Narawntapu

Story by on Oct 1, 2015 in DPIPWE, Natural and Cultural Heritage, Save the Tasmanian Devil Program

On a landmark occasion for the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program (STDP), 20 Tasmanian devils were released into Narawntapu National Park...

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Public urged to be on lookout for whales

Story by on Jul 9, 2015 in DPIPWE, Marine Mammal Conservation Program, Natural and Cultural Heritage

With multiple sightings of southern right whales in the south-east on July 8th, Tasmanians are urged to report any whale sightings as both...

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