Eastern Great Egret at Dock Lake

Wetlands Bird Survey Autumn 2024

Staff from Arthur Rylah Institute (ARI) were out in late March at wetlands across the Wimmera inspecting bird populations. Regular surveys are conducted at wetlands across the Wimmera that receive...

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Green Lake Waterway Action Plan

The Green Lake Waterway Action Plan final draft has been completed by Wimmera CMA and Water Technology. The Waterway Action Plan reviewed environmental, social, cultural and economic values, and...

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Water for the environment for summer

Hook up in the Wimmera The Wimmera is an ideal base for angling adventures, with many lakes and rivers including the iconic Wimmera River, which is the home of a variety of fish and the habitat that...

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Water for YOUR environment

Community involvement in decisions concerning water for the environment is important to Wimmera CMA. You can get involved by telling us about what you are seeing or experiencing in the catchment or what...

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Carp harvesting Lake Lonsdale Green Hole

Wimmera carp-harvesting will continue this month, with professional fishing contractors turning their attention from Lake Toolondo south of Horsham to the Lake Lonsdale Green Hole near Stawell. In...

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FISHING FOR INFO: Yellowbelly research

Upload your fish details to FISHING FOR INFO Wimmera Catchment Management Authority is calling on the community to participate in a research project involving a popular native fish – Yellowbelly.  Wimmera...

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Anglers chip in to protect Toolondo

Efforts to reignite Lake Toolondo as a premier fishing destination are ramping up with anglers joining frontline activities to help limit the impact of noxious carp in the lake. Horsham Angling Club...

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Winter update

Photographs of fog rising from water, frost around ponds and vivid sunrise and sunset water vistas across the Wimmera landscape are filling social media newsfeeds right now. Water for the environment...

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Over 25 years of Victorian CMAs

For over 25 years, Victoria’s CMAs have delivered land, water and biodiversity programs that not only enhance and protect our environment but support thriving communities. Victoria’s CMAs and...

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Wimmera region teaching resources for Geography and Humanities

Together with the Geography Teachers’ Association of Victoria (GTAV), Wimmera CMA have developed 2 Case Study Resources lesson plans for Year 7 Geography teachers and students.

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