2015

  

17th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference

  • QMDC Biodiversity and Pest Management Senior Regional Project Officer Darren Marshall - Integrating ecological research and human dimensions: improving feral pig management by foserting innovative community engagement - Read the abstract here.
  • QMDC Regional Coordinator Information Management Roxane Blackley Poster: Who has the data?
  • QMDC Regional Pest Technical Officer Dr Dave Berman: Destruction of drought refuge rabbit warrens to control rabbits on Bulloo Downs - the completion of a 20-year project. Read the abstract here. 

 

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NZASSS Conference 2016

  • QMDC Regional Coordinator Information Management Roxane Blackley: Accounting for nature: a regional soil condition assessment -  Read the abstract here

>>Extented, interactive version of powerpoint available online.  Includes the following 'apps'

  • Environmental Account classification of soil assets >>app

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Queensland Pest Animal Symposium 2016

  • QMDC Regional Coordinator Land and Water Vanessa Macdonald: Poster display- Predictive habitat assessment. See the brochure here. 
  • QMDC Project Support Officer Biodiversity and Pest Management John Scriven: Water point traps to capture feral pigs and feral goats at a landscape scale to protect Endangered Species.

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SEQ Fire and Biodiversity Consortium 'Bushfire 2016' - connecting science, people and practice 

  • QMDC Climate Change Officer Rhonda Toms-Morgan - Landholders linking through Landcare for landscape fire planning in the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin for carbon, production and biodiversity. Read the abstract here.
  • QMDC Regional Technical Officer Peter Thompson - Satellite Imagery interpretation of current and past fire history information in the Upper Maranoa area of Southern Inland Queensland. Read the abstract here. 

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QWaLC Reef Range and Red Dust Conference 2015

QMDC CEO Geoff Penton and QMDC Policy Officer Legislation, Policy, Planning, Research & Development Kathie Fletcher encouraged attendees to comment on relevant legislation and policy changes via the links below:

mApps: mobile mapping applications

Source: QMDC Regional Coordinator Information Management Roxane Blackley

To find out more visit::

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Upcoming Events

Rabbit Control Project - Community Catch up

25 May 2017

Join us for a barbecue and the chance to learn more about a new rabbit control project, assistance available to landholders in ‘The Summit ‘area and the impact of rabbits. This is your chance to have an informal…  + read more

Chinchilla Show

26 May 2017

May 26 & 27. More: https://www.facebook.com/Chinchilla-Show-Society-457410664334484/ or  + read more

Reconciliation Week

27 May 2017

National Reconciliation Week (NRW) 2017 runs from May 27 to June 3 each year. These dates mark the anniversaries of the 1967 referendum and the Mabo decision, respectively. 2017 marks the 50th and 25th anniversaries of these…  + read more