northern rivers environment

Why there’s an insect plague at your house

premium_icon Why there’s an insect plague at your house

Here’s how you can get rid of them

Bushfire aftermath: ‘The rainforest left needs protecting’

premium_icon Bushfire aftermath: ‘The rainforest left needs protecting’

NORTH Coast Forest Alliance is calling for protective buffers around rainforest and...

Adorable! Gorgeous! But lost baby platypus need your help

premium_icon Adorable! Gorgeous! But lost baby platypus need your help

Youngsters may even end up in puddles in paddocks or swimming pools

Butterflies add to explosion of colour on Richmond River

premium_icon Butterflies add to explosion of colour on Richmond River

ONLOOKERS to sailing and rowing club’s race meet at Ballina treated to spectacle...

Feeding drought affected wildlife a ‘death sentence’

premium_icon Feeding drought affected wildlife a ‘death sentence’

FEEDING drought affected wallabies the wrong food has brought back a rare and...

How you can help create forest research

premium_icon How you can help create forest research

Landholders needed to establish forest research field trials

Magical glowing mushrooms popping up everywhere

premium_icon Magical glowing mushrooms popping up everywhere

Phenomenon of glow in the dark mushrooms

Where are all the butterflies coming from?

premium_icon Where are all the butterflies coming from?

IT is hard to drive anywhere and not encounter yellow butterflies flitting across...

Maybe give this bay a miss if you want to take a dip

premium_icon Maybe give this bay a miss if you want to take a dip

BALLINA’S popular swimming spot has received a poor water quality rating by Ballina...

$2.9m grant to find plastic recycling solution

premium_icon $2.9m grant to find plastic recycling solution

SOUTHERN Cross University’s big $2.9 million win for plastic recycling solution

Real threat of more fish kills on the Richmond River

premium_icon Real threat of more fish kills on the Richmond River

WOODBURN, North Creek, Prospect Lake, Chickiba Lake and Emigrant Creek already...

Oyster farmers take action against marine litter on the Northern Rivers

premium_icon Oyster farmers take action against marine litter on the...

THE usual suspects in the cleanup included bottles and glass, but the team also...

Swimmers beware: 19 bull shark detections over weekend

premium_icon Swimmers beware: 19 bull shark detections over weekend

SURFERS have been warned to use common sense before hitting a local beach, with 19...

How to grow your own rainforest trees

premium_icon How to grow your own rainforest trees

Guide explains how to grow rainforest species from seeds.

Bundjalung man’s big role in national burning plan

premium_icon Bundjalung man’s big role in national burning plan

Traditional cultural burning practices raise interest.

The new approach to improving the Richmond River

premium_icon The new approach to improving the Richmond River

’UNPRECEDENTED’ and innovative approaches for improving water quality issues in the...

Free app helping to track bushfire recovery

Free app helping to track bushfire recovery

Residents of fire-affected habitats are encouraged to help track recovering...

Stunning satellite imagery reveals natural fire recovery

premium_icon Stunning satellite imagery reveals natural fire recovery

Images show how Rappville is recovering after the bushfires.

Claims ocean pools ‘part of bygone era’, financial burden

premium_icon Claims ocean pools ‘part of bygone era’, financial burden

PROTESTERS argue proposed Ballina pool will be a financial burden.

Environmental work lands scientist and vet an OAM

premium_icon Environmental work lands scientist and vet an OAM

Her work involved family, spanned years and traversed borders.

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