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Posted on February 2nd, 2022

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New tool released to celebrate wetlands

Posted on February 2nd, 2022

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Posted on February 1st, 2022

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Posted on January 25th, 2022

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Posted on August 5th, 2021

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Second seagrass training and restoration event completed

Posted on July 26th, 2021

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Posted on July 13th, 2021

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Posted on June 28th, 2021

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Posted on June 2nd, 2021

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Capricorn Coast Community Action Plan launched

Posted on March 31st, 2021

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Science week $5000 grants

Posted on March 30th, 2021

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Posted on December 17th, 2020

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Posted on November 24th, 2020

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Posted on October 21st, 2020

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National Volunteer Week 2020

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Posted on October 30th, 2019

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Posted on August 6th, 2019

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Posted on July 9th, 2019

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Posted on May 11th, 2019

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National Landcare Program supports Koala Cameras

Posted on May 1st, 2019

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Posted on March 14th, 2019

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Posted on February 28th, 2019

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Posted on February 14th, 2019

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Posted on December 10th, 2018

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Posted on September 13th, 2018

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eDNA tests return encouraging results in tilapia numbers across the Fitzroy Basin

Posted on July 31st, 2018

Highly specialised testing undertaken by Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) […]

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Posted on July 31st, 2018

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Posted on July 11th, 2018

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Posted on May 23rd, 2018

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Posted on February 28th, 2018

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New project to protect Lower Fitzroy creek banks

Posted on January 25th, 2018

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Posted on December 24th, 2017

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FBA delivers $120 000 in Community Grants for the National Landcare Programme

Posted on August 17th, 2017

Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) have awarded $120,000 in community […]

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Posted on August 8th, 2017

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FBA signs MOU with GreenCollar, carbon project developer

Posted on November 9th, 2016

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Posted on October 4th, 2016

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Posted on May 23rd, 2016

An innovative fishway installed at the Fitzroy River Barrage in […]

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Posted on May 16th, 2016

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Posted on May 16th, 2016

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Posted on December 4th, 2015

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Record number of nests protected for threatened Fitzroy River Turtle

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Posted on November 11th, 2015

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Community-led environmental efforts boosted with fresh funds

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Posted on January 9th, 2015

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Posted on December 14th, 2014

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Fitzroy Floodplain landholder funding available

Posted on October 23rd, 2014

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Research partnership reveals wetlands’ importance

Posted on September 15th, 2014

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Posted on August 13th, 2014

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Posted on May 26th, 2014

Tilapia, an invasive pest fish species has been found in […]

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Global spotlight to shine on local creek conservation efforts

Posted on March 19th, 2014

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Big year ahead for Fitzroy Basin

Posted on January 9th, 2014

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Posted on August 30th, 2013

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Posted on April 29th, 2013

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