58 matches found
Reset

News

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

Assessing the capacity of local government to conduct environmental and sustainability management

24th October, 2018 Local Government

Local government authorities (LGAs) play a significant role in environmental and sustainability management in Western Australia.

Where does that plastic come from? Marine debris survey

Australians are becoming increasingly aware of the impact of litter on our marine and coastal environments. 

Remnant bushland benefits from corporate volunteer help

A group of Stantec corporate volunteers converged in Cottesloe this month, getting their hands dirty and pulling weeds for a great cause.

Two Decades of Landcare Celebrated

One of Australia’s longest and most successful landcare initiatives, the Swan Alcoa Landcare Program (SALP), is celebrating 20 years of protecting and enhancing the Swan and Canning rivers catchments.

Community Beach Clean-up, Sunday, October 14th

Perth NRM invites all community members to join us on a Community Beach Clean-up event at Cottesloe to help manage marine debris.

Volunteers support community capacity survey

Volunteers give generously of their time and knowledge for the Swan Region’s environment

Wetland Management and Restoration Seminar

14th August, 2018 EventLocal Government

Perth NRM and WALGA invite you to join us to hear about interventions to address wetland water quality issues

Volunteer dune rehabilitation crucial to coastal health

Volunteers are a huge asset in maintaining our local environment. Perth NRM is calling for new volunteers to add to our already committed groups to ensure the continued health of Perth’s natural spaces.

Connecting through Country and Culture forum

At the Mills Park Centre in Beckenham, forty-seven representatives from local government, industry, the community and media joined Perth NRM for the Connecting through Country & Culture forum.

Two thousand nine hundred more plants along our coast

Perth NRM staff recently enjoyed assisting local community group Stirling Natural Environment Coastcare with their 2018 planting efforts at both Brighton Beach (secondary dunes) and South Trigg Beach (primary dunes) in Perth's northern suburbs.

Birds eye view – Kennedy Bay Coastcare and the Green S Team

Kennedy Bay Coastcare and Craig Wilson, Perth NRM's Coastal and Marine Program Manager, have had a busy month rehabilitating dunes of this southern Perth suburb.

STF Local Government Survey Results

Local Government Officer’s perceptions improve our understanding of how sediment loss from building sites is being managed in Perth

Volunteer dune rehabilitation crucial to coastal health

Volunteers are a huge asset in maintaining our local environment. Perth NRM is calling for new volunteers to add to our already committed groups to ensure the continued health of Perth’s natural spaces.

Sediment Research Project Update June 2018

Monitoring and data trend analysis has continued at Heron Park over the last 6 months, including storm monitoring data from 2 "summer" storm events being captured.

Coastal volunteering opportunities around Perth

Now is a great time of the year to jump in and have a go at environmental volunteering!

S&P Global at City Beach

The S&P Global team joined Perth NRM and Cambridge Coastcare at City Beach on a beautiful autumn day for their first corporate volunteering event.

Toast to the Coast Grants 2018

Grants of up to $2,000 are available to fund projects that protect and improve the health of local marine and coastal environments in Western Australia.

Getting the best out of your property

Perth NRM and the Shire of Mundaring recently partnered to host thirty participants for the Small Property Management workshop tour.

Protecting our marine and coastal environments

Perth NRM’s 2018 Coastal Forum focused on sharing knowledge about environmental change impacts and citizen science advancements to Western Australia’s coastal and marine environments.

March 17th: Planting, Properties and Conservation

Do you want to learn how to manage your property to preserve, enhance and protect its biodiversity?

Subscribe to any of our newsletters

Perth NRM produces a number of e-newsletters. Subscribe to stay in touch!

Events

We are working to establish a calendar of virtual events during these strange times. Please feel free to submit yours!

Share with
Back to Top