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Tag: Hunter Wetlands

Environmental plan to further protect wetlands

City of Newcastle has revealed plans to improve its environmental management of the former Astra Street landfill site in Shortland in a bid to continue its protection of the RAMSAR-listed Hunter Wetlands. The...

Online game brings awareness to secretive bird

A new interactive survival game is bringing awareness to an elusive but endangered bird. The Hunter Wetlands Centre, with support from Hunter Local Land Services, has launched the new game in a bid...

Wetlands centre inundated with support

A popular wildlife sanctuary has found some joy in reopening its doors after a deliberately lit fire left volunteers devastated. The Hunter Wetlands Centre, which re-opened its Shortland-based site on Monday, has been...

Wetlands devastated by deliberately lit fire

A deliberately lit fire has destroyed valuable equipment at a popular wildlife sanctuary in Newcastle. Staff at the Hunter Wetlands Centre were alerted to the blaze by a motion detection camera just...