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Grants Open for Arid Environmental Projects

Arid Lands.JPGLand managers, progress associations and volunteer groups in the SA Arid Lands region are encouraged to submit applications for grants of up to $10,000 for natural resources management projects.

The second round of Community Grants, which are supported by the SA Arid Lands NRM Board, was launched last month.

The Board is looking to support projects that focus on pest and weed control, biodiversity, soil conservation, water and sustainable agriculture.

Successful past projects include Opuntia control in the North Flinders, rabbit warren ripping and reducing feral goats in the North East Pastoral district.

For more information about the grants and to complete an application form go to www.naturalresources.sa.gov.au/aridlands/get-involved/grants-and-funding 

Grant applications close on 31 May 2019.