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Gippsland Lakes Ramsar Site Management Plan

The Gippsland Lakes Ramsar Site Management Plan was approved by the Victorian Government in January 2016. The Plan will now be submitted to the Commonwealth Government for approval and then presented to the International Ramsar Convention for final approval. The East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority was responsible for developing the Plan on behalf of the

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Knowledge Exchange Forum for the Gippsland Lakes

A knowledge exchange forum about the Gippsland Lakes was held on 10 December 2015. This forum presented an opportunity to learn more about the Lakes and the current scientific research that is occurring. Papers and presentations from the forum are being posted on Scientific Reports as they become available. Click on the tabs to find articles

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Meet Philip the Frog Prince!

He has been widely published in newspapers and magazines around the region and is expected to appear at Nyerimilang and Log Crossing on the weekend with Museum Victoria. Even if he doesn’t turn up, a team of up to 25 Museum Victoria scientists will uncover and show you, up close and personal, things you have

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Crescent Island

Sand nourishment work at Pelican Island

Sand nourishment work to improve the habitat values for migratory birds and mitigate erosion on Pelican (Baxter) Island (south of Nungurner) and at Crescent Island (Bunga Arm) have now been completed. Both Pelican and Crescent Islands had experienced a loss on beach areas over the past decade and the sand nourishment work will increase the

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Video – Gippsland Lakes from the air

The Gippsland Lakes are precious and many farmers, volunteers, land managers, community groups, researchers and government agencies are working hard to protect them for the future. Enjoy the view! Special thanks to Darryl Whitaker. For more videos please check out

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