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Macca is revegetating

Story by on Sep 21, 2016 in News, Parks and Wildlife Service

The airwaves over Macquarie Island are fair bit quieter these days and the field huts nowhere near as busy as they were during the...

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Subantarctic fur seal a long way from home

Story by on Sep 21, 2016 in Natural and Cultural Heritage, News, Parks and Wildlife Service

In early September PWS Wildlife Ranger Adam Scurrah received a call from Van Diemen Aquaculture indicating that they had found a seal...

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Plenty to do on World Wetlands Day 2016

Story by on Jan 25, 2016 in Parks and Wildlife Service

Wetlands for our future: Sustainable Livelihoods’ is the theme for World Wetlands Day 2016, which is celebrated internationally each year...

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First walkers on the Three Capes Track

Story by on Jan 5, 2016 in News, Parks and Wildlife Service

Australia’s newest wilderness experience, the Three Capes Track in far south-eastern Tasmania has been unwrapped for Christmas....

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The Dogs that Saved Macquarie Island stamp series

Story by on Sep 10, 2015 in DPIPWE, News, Parks and Wildlife Service

The vital role played by dogs in eradicating rabbits and rodents from Macquarie Island has been commemorated in a special stamp series....

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Little Penguins get some help with housing on Maria

Story by on Jun 4, 2015 in DPIPWE, Natural and Cultural Heritage, News, Parks and Wildlife Service, Save the Tasmanian Devil Program

Igloo-style artificial penguin burrows aimed at providing more protected habitat closer to the water’s edge are being trialed on Maria...

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