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The Yarram Yarram Landcare Network (YYLN) was established in 1995 and covers a diverse area of approximately 218,838 hectares. YYLN stretches from the temperate rainforests of the Strzelecki Ranges to the Ramsar listed wetlands of Corner Inlet and Nooramunga Marine and Coastal Park, encompassing the Giffard Plain, along the Ninety Mile Beach to Seaspray. YYLN have been responsible for substantial on-ground changes since their establishment.
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We offer a service to all landholders to assist in maintaining a healthy and viable property. Some examples of assistance are
Provide information or advice re land related issues landholders may be experiencing
Organise on site field days to inform landholders about current practices and technologies
Coordinate field trials to determine better land management practices
Apply for grants to assist in costs of proposed works
Organise proposed works to be undertaken
This assistance applies in areas such as
Weed and pest animal control
Soil – monitoring and maintaining healthy soils
Shelter belts and indigenous plantings – what, where and how to plant
Land erosion and salinity control
Land Management Practices
Enhance water quality
Assist in grant applications for approved works
Protect, enhance and/or connect biodiversity throughout the region
Refer to our Projects pages for details of past and current projects. (sourced from website 2021)