MRCCC Annual Report 2017

For all the information about the projects of the Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee and issues in the Mary River Catchment over the past year, click on the link to download a low resolution copy of the MRCCC’s 2017 Annual Report. Cover image courtesy of Cleo Frazier, junior entrant into…

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Spring in to Mary River Month update

Coming up in Mary River Month … 23-29 October – Aussie Backyard Bird Count – BirdLife Australia is busy preparing for National Bird Week which will include the fourth Aussie Backyard Bird Count. National Bird Week—a tradition dating back nearly 100 years—celebrates the incredible variety of beautiful birds found in…

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Mary River Month 2017

Mary River Month 2017 From Sunday 24th September to Saturday 11th November 2017 Mary River Month includes a wide range of activities, field days, forums, walks and talks throughout the Mary River Catchment, culminating with the Mary River Festival in Kandanga. Download the full Mary River Month calendar here. World…

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Leaf tying moth re-surfaces to attack Cat’s Claw Creeper vine

The Leaf Tying Moth – (Hypocosmia pyrochoma) The leaf tying Moth was found to be a voracious feeder on the Cat’s Claw Creeper Vine (CCV) in the rearing facilities and was released in some areas in 2007. Until recent years it was assumed to be an unsuccessful release as it was…

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Find a Frog in February – Citizen Science in the Mary River Catchment

Find a Frog in February  – Citizen Science in the Mary River Catchment The Mary River Catchment Coordinating Committee (MRCCC) is undertaking an ambitious citizen science project throughout the entire Mary River Catchment in February 2017 with the Find a Frog in February Project. From Maleny in the south to Hervey…

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