The 2017-2020 drought left a scar on our hearts, our finances and our landscape. To assist land managers be better prepared for the next drought, Weddin Landcare developed a special round of their Small Environmental Grants, which focuses on addressing and preventing wind and water erosion.
Project applications were sought from land managers in the Weddin District in early 2021 for projects that:
- Established and/or managed groundcover
- Established or enhanced windbreaks
- Established a droughtlot
- Protected and/or stabilised streambanks or head cuts
- Involved grazing or holistic management training
APPLICATIONS FOR THE SMALL ENVIRONMENTAL GRANTS 2021 ARE NOW CLOSED
Project applications are currently being assessed and the successful applicants will be notified in June 2021.