NSW Environmental Trust Grants

NSW Environment Trust

Envite Environment and project partners delivered 18 NSW Environment Trust grants in 2014-15. This including projects with over one, two, three or six years.

Envite Environment and project partners delivered 18 NSW Environment Trust grants in 2014-15. This including projects with over one, two, three or six years.

Restoring threatened species habitats & corridors in the Tweed – Nature Conservation Trust of NSW


In a partnership between the Nature Conservation Trust (NCT) and landholders, professional bush regenerators is restoring and enhancing threatened species habitat and Lowland Rainforest on three properties protected by NCT Trust Agreements and adjoining NPWS estate in Mt Jerusalem National Park. The project is engaging the broader community through training and field day events. This [...]

Bega Valley Coastal Habitats Restoration & Educational Walking Track – Envite Environment – $100,000 / 3 years


The project is undertaking 30 ha of environmental weed control Lantana, Blackberry, Bridal Creeper and exotic grass control. An ecological restoration plan for the Coastal Walking track area guides restoration works. 2000 plants are being established. Workshops on plant identification (native and weed), weed control using best practice techniques and introduction to bush regeneration techniques [...]

Partnership coastal habitat restoration at Bundjalung National Park & Iluka Nature Reserve – Envite Environment – $100,000 / 3 years


Coastal ecosystems over 105 ha in Bundjalung National Parks and Iluka Nature Reserve (including World Heritage listed littoral rainforest) are being restored through a partnership between NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service, Bandjalang native title holders, Iluka Landcare and Dunecare Group and Envite Environment. This project is connecting and extending restoration work implemented to date. [...]

Community based Emu conservation in the Bungawalbin catchment – Envite Environment – $100,000 / 3 years


Ecological restoration works across private and public land in the Bungawalbin are improving the condition and connectivity of emu habitat. Old fences no longer required are restricting emu movement and are being taken down. Implementation of strategies and priority actions for the recovery of Emus is reducing threats and contributing to recovery of the Emu [...]

Rous Water Wilsons River catchment schools education and restoration project $88,179


This project was a partnership between seven government and non-government organisations promoting environmental awareness, and restoration in six schools (primary and secondary) with riparian areas on the Wilsons River in Lismore. Two programs run per school over three years, where staff and student groups participated in environmental activities on school grounds. Activities included: walks and [...]

Nature Conservation Trust of NSW Restoring high conservation value habitats and corridors in NE NSW 2 $100,000


Professional bush regenerators have restored high conservation value ecosystems on three properties protected by Nature Conservation Trust (NCT) Trust Agreements (conservation agreements). Habitat for threatened flora and fauna, and endangered ecological communities was threatened by weeds. At Limpinwood lowland rainforest, key habitats and wildlife corridors were impacted by vine weeds and woody weeds. At Chillingham [...]

Restoring & Connecting Rainforest Habitat in Wanganui Gorge Stage 1


Bush regenerators are restoring critically endangered lowland subtropical rainforest in Wanganui Gorge (north) linking Nightcap World Heritage area and Goonengerry National Park. Located in a narrow gorge between the parks the area is a significant wildlife and identified climate change corridor. The site provides habitat for 28 threatened species. Implementation of systematic bush regeneration works will stimulate [...]

Big Scrub Rainforest Landcare Group Inc. Rehabilitating/restoring endangered lowland subtropical rainforest $249,900 over 6 years


This multi-stakeholder project involves: (1) regenerating and improving the ongoing health, resilience and ecological connectivity of 640 hectares of critically endangered lowland rainforest of subtropical Australia, which is habitat for 43 species listed as threatened under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act and is home to less than 70 threatened species under the NSW [...]

Tregeagle Koala habitat restoration and corridor connections – Tregeagle Landcare Group (Envite Environment Administrator) $100,000


Tregeagle Landcare Group is working with Envite Environment bush regenerators to restore and connect significant koala habitat and monitor koalas. This is a priority area (Lismore City Council Koala Management Plan) for the long term survival of koalas in the area. Lantana has been impeding koala movement and access to food trees and with camphor [...]

Broken Head HCV Coastal Wetland Sclerophyll & Rainforest Restoration – Linnaeus Landcare (Envite Administrator) $99,993


The capacity of Linnaeus Landcare and landholders to restore high conservation value vegetation being degraded by weeds is being improved through working with Envite Environment bush regenerators.  Works are enhancing a rich coastal vegetation mosaic including wetland, wet sclerophyll, subtropical and littoral rainforest communities over 200 ha (restoration area 20 ha) at Broken Head. This [...]