News

Welcome to Perth NRM's news and media releases page. We cover a range of project updates, news and feature articles.

Biodiversity Day 2022

Today is the United Nations 2022 International Day for Biodiversity, which should have a special meaning for Perth and Western Australia.

TEC Spotlight on Brixton

With International Day for Biological Diversity this Sunday (May 22), few sites deserve greater mention than Perth’s Greater Brixton St Wetlands!

Dreams Can Fly

It's Perth NRM's Week of Action in support of the 2022 International Day For Biodiversity (May 22), so it's a great time to share some good news about a successful Carnaby's Cockatoo nesting box installation.

Students up to the Challenge

11th May, 2022 IndustryEducation

Alcoa’s continuing stewardship partnership with Perth NRM to care for Challenger Beach has had a boost recently with the Challenger Beach Coastcare Project with South Metropolitan TAFE.

Natural Capital Update

The Measuring On-Farm Natural Capital Program has been working on farming properties across Western Australia, exploring new methodologies to account for the value of natural resources. New reports share some early learnings.

proAlliance Get Proactive

3rd March, 2022 Coastal and MarineIndustry

To celebrate the on-going partnership with Perth NRM’s Coastal & Marine Program, the team from proAlliance (SUEZ/WaterCorp) grabbed, bags, buckets and tongs to take part in this year’s annual Clean Up Australia Day.

2023 SALP applications open

A total of 22 community groups will share in $281,240 of grant funding to deliver 53 projects this year that will help the Swan and Canning catchments, with applications for the 2023 round opening today.

Small Rural Property Management – Online Workshops

23rd February, 2022 Event

In recognition of the role landholders play in keeping our environment healthy, Perth NRM and the Shire of Mundaring, are presenting a series of free online workshops.

2022 SALP recipients

Congratulations to the 2022 SALP Grant Recipients!

Coastcarers make ‘Waves of Change’

The Coastal + Marine team extends congratulations to two award-winning Coastcarers: Sue Freeth (Cottesloe Coastcare) and the Quinns Rock Environmental Group!

Funding support for groups

31st January, 2022 Local Action

Perth NRM have a small allocation of funds available to support ten “Friends of” and Coastcare groups in our region.

Perth NRM Newsletter (November/December 2021)

1st December, 2021 IndividualLocal Action

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Whistle Woylie Work

1st December, 2021 GovernmentThreatened Species

Excited university students, landcare representatives and interested community members joined Perth NRM for a tour of Karakamia Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature reserve managed by the Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC).

A Win For The Coast

The State NRM Program has awarded a '2021 Community Stewardship - large grant' to Perth NRM, providing $353,510.00 over three years to support community-led stewardship in Perth's northern coastal corridor.

AGM News

4th November, 2021 BlogStrategic Planning

The 2021 Perth NRM AGM was held yesterday (Wednesday 3 November) at the beautiful Herdsman Lake Discovery Centre. We thank our members for participating and are pleased to announce election results.

Community Collaborates for Conservation

Spring has sprung and Perth NRM has been busy working closely with volunteers, local governments, and NGOs to care and advocate for our natural areas.

Canning kids get snap-happy

14th October, 2021 Local ActionLocal Government

Perth NRM is proud to have once again sponsored the City of Canning's Thru the Lens Photographic Competition and Exhibition, successfully engaging youth with the environment through photography.

CCA Survey Prizewinners!

A big thank you to everyone that participated in the 2021 Community Capacity Assessment surveys. As promised, it's time to announce the two random prize draw winners.

WA needs a sustainable food supply strategy

30th September, 2021 Sustainable Agriculture

We are currently seeking input from supply chain partners throughout WA to plan for a sustainable food future.

Out and About in Dowerin with Sustainable Agriculture

With field day season in full swing, Perth NRM’s Sustainable Agriculture team took the opportunity to attend the Dowerin GWN7 Machinery Field Days on August 25th and 26th.

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