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

Mental Health First Aid…free workshop.

28 June 2017

This is a Community Initiative: Sponsored by South West Hospitals and Health Service. Who can attend a course? Any interested adult can attend, though please note this course is not for adolescents to attend. This…  + read more

NAIDOC Week

02 July 2017

The importance, resilience and richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages will be the focus of national celebrations marking NAIDOC Week 2017. The 2017 theme - Our Languages Matter - aims to emphasise and…  + read more

QMDC Member Meeting for the Maranoa region

06 July 2017

Our regular member meetings are a chance for you to hear about projects and activities in the Maranoa-Balonne and Border Rivers - from QMDC and our member organisations. All welcome. Where: Surat Bowls Club  When:  9:30am…  + read more