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Best Practice Survey : Natural resource management & Australian wool growers

This large-scale project conducted by Land Water & Wool used surveys, focus groups and interviews to determine the attitudes, practices and needs of natural resource management of Australian wool growers.

This booklet reports the key findings in the

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Betting on rain

A guide to seasonal forecasting in Western NSW

Betting on Rain draws together basic information on weather and climate systems, and recent research on the development and application of seasonal risk assessment tools, in the specific context of western NSW. The guide provides both informative insights into the factors that determine regional weather patterns and practical tools that will allow landholders to utilise what predictability does exist to improve management decision making. The research team worked (more)...

Beyond roads, rates and rubbish

opportunities for local government to conserve native vegetation.

Biodiversity

Grain & Graze Fact Sheet

A groundbreaking national research project is underway on 43 mixed farms to quantify the relationships between biodiversity and on-farm production. The Biodiversity in Grain & Gr

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Biodiversity and Land Condition in Tropical Savanna Rangelands

Summary Report

There are well-established procedures for assessing and monitoring “land condition” in Australian rangelands, but no programs that explicitly monitor biodiversity. The primary aim of this project was to explore the link between land conditi

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Biodiversity and Land Condition in Tropical Savanna Rangelands

Technical Report

There is now a strong demand for robust and practical methods of assessing biodiversity status at a variety of scales in Australian rangelands. This is driven by an increasing expectation that Australian rangelands will be managed, by landholders and management agencies, in an ecologically sustainable fashion (e.g.. Anon 1996, ANZECC & ARMCANZ 1999); by requirements to report on the state of and trends in biodiversity at (more)...

Biodiversity and Productivity Fact Sheet

Grain & graze fact sheet

Biodiversity and Wool Production- Answers to the 10 Big Questions

Northern Tablelands Project Fact Sheet: 9

Early in the Land Water and Wool (LWW) Northern Tablelands Project (NSW), local woolgrowers developed a list of ten critical issues they wanted answered, about wool production and biodiversity. These ten issues are pivotal to profitable, biodiverse wool

Biodiversity conservation in regional NRM planning

Policy Sheet: Research project VRA1 of Social and Institutional Research Program

Biodiversity conservation in regional NRM planning

Fact Sheet: Research project VRA1 of Social and Institutional Research Program

Biodiversity Conservation in Regional NRM Planning :

Research project number VRA1 of the Social and Institutional Research Program of Land & Water Australia

Biodiversity Conservation in Regional NRM Planning:

Research project number VRA1 of the Social and Institutional Research Program of Land & Water Australia

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Biodiversity dynamics in relation to habitat loss and disturbance in the NSW wheatbelt

Final Report

In originally proposing this project, we had three main motivations: to bring new ideas and analytical methods to bear on native vegetation management; to emphasise the importance of landscape and biodiversity dynamics; and to reach policy audiences.

Biodiversity in Grain and Graze

Trapping the 'BiGG' benefits of Biodiversity

Biodiversity in Mixed Farming Landscapes in Central Western NSW

A scientific report on the case study farm component of Grain and Graze regional initiative - Central West-Lachlan