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If you’ve ever planted a tree in your backyard, you know it takes a bit of hard work to dig a decent hole, position the plant, cover the roots with soil and then water it on an ongoing basis to ensure its survival. 

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It has been another successful year for local freshwater turtle protection, with a record-breaking number of Fitzroy River Turtle (Rheodytes leukops) nests being monitored and protected this spring.

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Proving that hotels are not just for humans, Fitzroy Basin Association Inc. (FBA) is installing fish hotels in the Yeppen Lagoon to provide habitat for juvenile fish.

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“This year we have shared our many achievements in sustainable grazing and farming, biodiversity, ecosystem rehabilitation and community engagement via video. I encourage you to watch our short film.”  Paul Birch, CEO

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Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) has awarded community grants to organisations across the region who have shown a keen commitment to achieving positive environmental change.

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A program that empowered Fitzroy Basin communities and organisations to work together to recover from ex-tropical cyclone Oswald and build resilience for future natural disasters has received a ‘highly commended’ award at the 2016 Get Ready Queensland Resilient Australia Awards.

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Have you got a great idea to help protect our region’s special plants, animals or landscapes? If you need some help to get your project up and running, then Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) might be able to help.

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New Grazing BMP Expos are coming to Central Queensland, providing an enormous range of speakers and information to support graziers become more profitable, sustainable and efficient. 

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An innovative fishway installed at the Fitzroy River Barrage in Rockhampton, as part of a $2 million Fitzroy Basin Association (FBA) program, has significantly increased fish numbers moving into freshwater habitats upstream in the river.

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The Fitzroy Basin region is home to rare wildlife, leading natural resource management projects and diverse ecosystems—and the Totally Wild team agrees, spending this week filming a suite of stories about our region.

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