ANU researcher to speak at Landcare AGM

Daniel Florance, Senior Research Officer for the Conservation & Landscape Ecology Group, ANU will be guest speaker at the AGM.

Daniel Florance, Senior Research Officer for the Conservation & Landscape Ecology Group, ANU will be guest speaker at the AGM.

The Boorowa Community Landcare Group will hold their annual general meeting on Thursday, November 9 at the Boorowa Ex-Services Club at 6pm. 

BCLG has been fortunate to engage Daniel Florance, Senior Research Officer for the Conservation & Landscape Ecology Group, Fenner School of Environment and Society, ANU, as the guest speaker for this year’s AGM.

Daniel will talk to BCLG about the importance of reptiles on farms, including ecosystem services, pest and disease control and being prey for native birds, mammals and insects. Further to this, the Importance of Farms to Reptiles; as 60% of Australian land is privately owned and used for production agriculture, it is important habitat for reptiles.

We look forward to seeing you at the AGM. Boorowa Landcare welcomes new nominations for the management committee. Please RSVP to Linda Cavanagh on 0459 681018 or landcare@boorowa.net for catering purposes (Dinner provided – Free to BCLG members, join up on the night for $10pp, $20 per couple or $30 per business)