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    2021

    September

    29 Sep 2021

    Koala released following fighting injury

    Media materials for download relating to a koala being released following a fighting injury.

    21 Sep 2021

    Mount Bartle Frere landslip fixed

    When a part of the tallest mountain in Queensland slipped down the cliff during a downpour, rangers from the Department of Environment and Science quickly stepped in to get the trail back on track.

    17 Sep 2021

    Normal life after collar for wongari on K'gari

    She was a collared wongari (dingo) in the public spotlight after a series of negative interactions on K'gari (Fraser Island), but she has proved that there is a normal life after a collar.

    14 Sep 2021

    Turtles released into the wild following rehab

    Media materials relating to turtles being released into the wild following rehab.

    10 Sep 2021

    Saunders Beach crocodile removed from the wild

    Media materials for download relating to a crocodile being removed from the wild at Saunders Beach.

    7 Sep 2021

    30 years research + 50 years protection = 300+ wombats

    Threatened Species Day 2021 is a momentous occasion, highlighted by significant milestones and the major achievement of saving the northern hairy-nosed wombat from the brink of extinction.

    August

    23 Aug 2021

    Motorbike riders fined – when you ride you can’t hide

    Media materials for download relating to two trailbike riders being fined for a number of offences.

    16 Aug 2021

    Pastoral company fined for land clearing in state forest

    Media materials for download relating to a pastoral company being fined for land clearing in a state forest.

    13 Aug 2021

    Experience a month in the life of a K’gari wongari

    Media materials for download relating a month in the life of a K’gari wongari.

    13 Aug 2021

    Do the right thing at Cooloola!

    Media materials for download relating to doing the right thing at Cooloola!

    10 Aug 2021

    Update: Crocodile located, Lockhart River

    Media materials for download relating to a crocodile which was located in the Lockhart River.

    July

    7 Jul 2021

    Archerfield car wreckers clean-up site following fine

    Media materials for download relating to Archerfield car wreckers clean-up of site after being fined and issued with a direction notice.

    6 Jul 2021

    K’gari ground parrot program has ears on the ground

    Media materials for download relating to the threatened ground parrot.

    June

    30 Jun 2021

    Mount Rascal concrete waste cleaned up

    Media materials for download relating to 100 tonnes of illegally dumped concrete waste.

    18 Jun 2021

    Rare footage of endangered kowari

    Media materials for download relating to rare footage of endangered kowari.

    4 Jun 2021

    Juvenile crocodile captured at Emu Park

    Media materials for download relating to Juvenile crocodile captured at Emu Park.

    1 Jun 2021

    Stolen freshwater croc finds a home at Walkabout Creek

    Media materials of freshwater crocodile hatchling.

    1 Jun 2021

    Maryborough fridge cemetery cleaned up after fine and Direction Notice

    Media materials for the Maryborough fridge cemetery and clean-up.

    May

    27 May 2021

    Mt Isa waste operator fined for storing waste

    Media materials for the Mt Isa waste operator fined for storing waste.

    27 May 2021

    4.5m icon croc caught at Newell Beach

    Media materials for the 4.5m icon croc caught at Newell Beach.

    February

    10 Feb 2021

    K’gari wongari lured and let off the hook

    Media materials for download relating to K'gari wongari lured and let off hook.

    2020

    December

    9 Dec 2020

    Dolphin freed after days trapped in rock pool

    Media materials for the Dolphin freed after days trapped in rock pool.

    November

    12 Nov 2020

    Bilby populations booming at Currawinya

    Interview grab from Dr Manda Page discussing the bilby success story and vision in colour and black and white thermal of bilbies being released at Currawinya.

    12 Nov 2020

    Be safe in Queensland’s National Parks during Schoolies

    Interviews and vision featuring Acting Principal Ranger Nick Smith discussing safety in Queensland’s National Parks during Schoolies.

    12 Nov 2020

    Quoin Island Turtle Rehabilitation Centre

    Media materials including vision and audio grabs of Geoff Lundie-Jenkins.

    9 Nov 2020

    Bells toll to welcome the first nesting turtles

    Media materials including videos for download.

    October

    28 Oct 2020

    Whale strike on Moreton Bay

    Media materials for the whale strike near Peel Island.

    September

    7 Sep 2020

    Queensland first trial to save critically endangered Nangur Spiny Skink

    Media materials for download relating to 'Queensland first trial to save critically endangered reptile' announcement.

    August

    28 Aug 2020

    Drone technology helps researchers count turtles on Great Barrier Reef

    Media materials including photo and video for download.

    28 Aug 2020

    DES investigating alleged illegal waste storage

    Media materials for download relating to ‘DES investigating alleged illegal waste storage’ announcement.

    28 Aug 2020

    Saltwater crocodile seized in Brisbane

    Media materials for download relating to ‘Saltwater crocodile seized in Brisbane’ announcement.

    20 Aug 2020

    Rare fish, near extinction, returned to wild

    Media materials for download relating to ‘rare fish, near extinction, returned to wild’ announcement.

    7 Aug 2020

    Intercept prevents illegal international reptile trade

    Media materials for download relating to ‘intercept prevents illegal international reptile trade’ release.