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Blackburn Bushland News October 2011

Includes: How to identify 3 species of native ducks in our parks Acacias in the Blackburn Creeklands and Blackburn Lake Sanctuary The need to weed Caring for the “Corridors”, caring for the Canopy Water Testing monthly at the Lake Calendars … Continue reading

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Blackburn Bushland News April 2011

Includes: Blackburn Creeklands jottings Plants in the Creeklands : Solanum Vegetation and Education in the Sanctuary Recent sightings in the Creeklands Calendars of activities in both the Creeklands and Blackburn Lake Sanctuary Read all the news: Newsletter Apr 2011

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March/April park highlights

  Buff-banded Rails Visitors to the park have been delighted to glimpse pairs of Buff-banded Rails creeping quietly through the undergrowth – sometimes accompanied by young.  These are the first sightings of this species for decades !   Bird Survey … Continue reading

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Blackburn Bushland News October 2010

Includes: Plaque for the Creeklands, Pollutants in the creek, Wetlands, Historical photos, Scarlet honeyeaters come to town, Stop the chop -preserve Blackburn’s trees, Working bees and events timetable. Read Newsletter October 2010

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