Alice Burnet

Senior Journalist

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Wild dogs on the agenda

Wild dogs on the agenda

North Coast Local Land Services is holding a series of Wild Dog Information Days in June and July to equip landholders with the knowledge they need to manage wild dogs on their properties

Don't stay quiet on sick livestock

Don't stay quiet on sick livestock

North Coast Local Land Services District Veterinarians have called on landholders to contact them immediately when livestock are suffering from unknown symptoms, illnesses or death by an unknown cause.

Clarence freshwater fish go with the flow

Clarence freshwater fish go with the flow

Clarence River Fish Track continues to undertake world class research investigating the influence of river flows and barriers (e.g. waterfalls and weirs) on the seasonal movements of freshwater fish species.

350 homes could be built at Bonville

350 homes could be built at Bonville

Nearly 350 homes near the sea could be built at Bonville, near Coffs Harbour, following the finalisation of a planning proposal by the Department of Planning and Environment.

Community feedback sought on shark net trial

Community feedback sought on shark net trial

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) is inviting north coast residents and stakeholders to provide feedback on the trial of shark nets at five beaches in Ballina, Lennox Head and Evans Head.

The Bellingen Show, Saturday | Photos, Video

The Bellingen Show, Saturday | Photos, Video

The sunshine came just in time for the 2017 Bellingen Agricultural Show. There's heaps more happening - so be sure to take your wellies (yes you will need the boots still) and join in on the action.

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