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Bushfire Volunteers Thanked For Protecting Their Communities

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Bushfire Volunteers Thanked For Protecting Their Communities

Bushfires NT Executive Director Collene Bremner today thanked volunteer firefighters for their huge efforts and sacrifices made so far this year to protect their communities.

Unlocking the rich diversity of Sandsheet Heath

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Unlocking the rich diversity of Sandsheet Heath

Some of the Territory’s most passionate and accomplished scientists have collaborated on a brand new field guide that will be launched at Humpty Doo on Sunday morning.

Waterfowl hunting season to open 27 October

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Waterfowl hunting season to open 27 October

The Minister for Environment and Natural Resources, Lauren Moss, today announced the 2017 Waterfowl Hunting season dates and conditions to protect seriously depleted magpie goose numbers.

Election Commitment Delivered as Indigenous Ranger Grants Open

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Election Commitment Delivered as Indigenous Ranger Grants Open

Minister for the Environment and Natural Resources Lauren Moss, has today announced the new Indigenous Ranger Grants.

Sea Rangers and Traditional Owners rescue a stranded False Killer Whale at Groote Eylandt

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Sea Rangers and Traditional Owners rescue a stranded False Killer Whale at Groote Eylandt

A false killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens) has been stranded and rescued in Top End waters for the first time.

Bush Tomato Named After Alice Springs Botanist

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Bush Tomato Named After Alice Springs Botanist

A team of American botanists has named a rare and mysterious bush tomato species after one of their Australian counterparts.

The Territory’s first NRM Champions Announced

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The Territory’s first NRM Champions Announced

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has congratulated Dustin Hutley and Stephani Grove on their selection as the Territory’s first Natural Resource Management (NRM) Champions.

Unearthing Arable Soil in the Top End and Red Centre

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Unearthing Arable Soil in the Top End and Red Centre

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) today released two new reports, in a series that identifies arable soils in key horticultural regions in the Territory.

Protect Your Patch on Territory Day

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Protect Your Patch on Territory Day

Rural landholders are being urged to stay safe and protect their patch this Territory Day.

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EPA draft guideline for comment

The Northern Territory Environment Protection Authority (NT EPA) is seeking comments on its draft Guideline: Recommended Land Use Separation Distances.