Aus Eco Solutions is proud to be supporting outstanding student achievements in the Environmental sector. Landscape Restoration is particularly important to Aus Eco Solutions as directly aligns with our work to restore native ecosystems. Congratulations again to Jason Pickering, we wish you all the best in the completion of your study at Federation University.
Werribee River ford crossing revegetation site for Southern Rural Water Aus Eco Solutions has undertaken an extensive revegetation project of approximately 2,600 plants along the Werribee River in the Winter of 2017. A civil engineering project required the reshaping of both low flow and high flow banks, causing extensive alteration of the existing landscape. The … Continue reading Werribee River Revegetation Project
Aus Eco Solutions has just started collecting seeds from Spiny-rice flowers; in collaboration with the Spiny Rice-flower Recovery Team and with DELWP approval and permits. Pimelea spinescens subsp. spinescens (Spiny Rice-flower) is a small, long-lived perennial herb indigenous to the Victorian Volcanic Plains (VVP). Being critically endangered, the species needs all the help it can … Continue reading Spiny Rice-flower Seed Collection
Blanalko Altona Ecological Burn 2018 Aus Eco Solutions recently undertook an ecological burn at Altona. Regular burning of grasslands is essential for proper ecosystem function, as it removes excess biomass, rejuvenates tussock grasses and opens up inter-tussock spaces. These inter-tussock spaces are where a large proportion of the grasslands biodiversity can be found, as they … Continue reading Ecological Burn 2018
Native vegetation comprises plants that are indigenous to Victoria, including trees, shrubs, herbs and grasses. Native vegetation provides habitat for wildlife and delivers a range of ecosystem services that make land more productive and contribute to human well-being. Native vegetation grants are often available from some organisations like Melbourne Water, Port Phillip & Western Port … Continue reading Native Vegetation – Planting Season Top Tips
The slowly extending days and the serenading birds are encouraging the end of the Winter and blossoming of spring. A time when the Victorian Volcanic Plains truly showcases its beauty with the wildflowers coming into bloom. The warming weather of spring not only brings out our beautiful wildflowers, but it also encourages the flowering of … Continue reading Spring Weed Control is essential!
Aus Eco Solutions co-founder Kerrie Guppy is working with Dr Jim Frazier (one of David Attenborough’s cinematographers and inventor of the Frazier Lens) to engage the youth of the world to help restore balance to our Earth and reset the future. Follow the link to read all about this exciting project… http://www.winghamchronicle.com.au
Aus Eco Solutions have created an annual weed management plan to coincide with Parks Victoria formatted Environmental Managment Plan (EMP). Aus Eco Solutions have been working on Parks Victoria site One Tree East in Quandong, south of Ballan Road, in preparation for it to become one of Victorias Grassland National Parks. Our crews have been conducting extensive weed … Continue reading Aus Eco Solutions Working with Parks Victoria
The Biodiversity Interactive Map is an easily accessible, free and very useful resource for both students and professionals in the environmental industry. It can provide you with basic information regarding: Native Vegetation Biodiversity Planning info Highlight any threatened flora & fauna Location of native wetlands Marine and coastal info Located areas of disturbance Provide catchment … Continue reading Biodiversity Interactive Mapper