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Smoke Alert for West Cape Howe National Park in the City of Albany Visit
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🔥💪CALLING FOR MORE WOMEN IN FIRE🔥💪 A career in fire and conservation is rewarding. We are aiming to increase female representation in frontline firefighting, fire management, and senior fire leadership.🚒To view our action plan visit
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DPIRD Aug 20
Great news for WA’s native fauna and biodiversity with feral cats recently declared a pest animal in Western Australia. Read more at
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WA Parks Foundation Aug 20
We want you to explore , your way, with a event near you! Find an event: (📷 Donnelly River, IG/thelife0fpy)
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 20
Smoke Alert for northern suburbs in the Perth metropolitan area Visit
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 19
These tiny western grasswrens only exist in the Shark Bay region in WA! A research project with and will help us reintroduce them to cat-free Dirk Hartog Island.
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 15
A naturally occurring disease has been identified as the cause of death of five dolphins from Perth’s rivers and coastal waters this year. Tissue samples have confirmed the presence of cetacean morbillivirus Credit- Sue Harper
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 14
In a WA first, drones have been used to radio-track endangered wildlife on Dirk Hartog Island.
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Perth Zoo Aug 13
The wild population of the critically endangered Western Swamp Tortoise will be getting a boost with the biggest release of these rare reptiles, hatched behind the scenes of the Zoo, coming up! Music:
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Biodiversity and Conservation Science Aug 11
It's ! This triggerplant with a pink bow of petals, Stylidium fluminense, was named by Erickson & Willis in 1966 from Pilbara specimens. They predicted it would also be found in the Kimberley. A year later, they found it at Windjana Gorge.
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 11
Looking sharp! Four echidnas get up to some secret echidna business in Dryandra Woodland near Narrogin. Photo- Caitlin Stewart.
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Biodiversity and Conservation Science Aug 11
Just recently, Bunuba Dawangarri Indigenous Rangers and found the species in a new location- at culturally and ecologically significant Wire Springs, as part of biological surveys in the Kimberley. Fantastic! (images used w permission)
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 8
Today we successfully disentangled a young dolphin that had been caught in fishing line in Mandurah since June. Despite the deep lacerations, Luca’s prognosis is good and he reunited with his mum immediately. Great work! 🐬 Photo: Sally Kirby
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environment.gov.au Aug 4
Happy anniversary: Porongurup National Park was added to the National Heritage List ten years ago! It’s in one of the worlds ‘biodiversity hotspots’ & has one of the richest varieties of plants in Australia. Learn more:
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 4
03:37 PM - Bushfire ALL CLEAR for the eastern part of Moore River National Park in the SHIRE OF GINGIN:
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 3
10:32 AM - Bushfire ADVICE for the eastern part of Moore River National Park in the SHIRE OF GINGIN:
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 2
02:58 PM - Bushfire ADVICE for the eastern part of Moore River National Park in the SHIRE OF GINGIN:
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Parks and Wildlife Aug 1
Walpole had a special visitor this week! This New Zealand fur seal chose the Frankland River to kick back, relax and thermoregulate. If you see a seal, always keep a safe distance as they are wild and can bite. 📸 courtesy of Peter Tillack
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Parks and Wildlife Jul 31
The Mountain Bike Management Guidelines and the Trail Development Series were launched today. To check out the guides, visit:
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Parks and Wildlife Jul 30
Smoke Alert for Nowergup and Pinjar in the City of Wanneroo Visit
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