Monthly Archives: December 2018

Looking for migratory birds

Students welcome migratory birds

Students from Swan Reach Primary School have welcomed migratory birds back to the Gippsland Lakes at an event hosted by Greening Australia. Greening Australia Project Manager, Martin Potts, said the event was the third in a series aimed at connected students to the habitat, culture and health of the Gippsland Lakes. “We had more than

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Little Tern chick on nest

Doing a good turn for terns

Breeding season is well and truly underway for the Gippsland Lakes Little Tern population. Although the Gippsland Lakes provides the terns with suitable breeding and nesting areas, there is continual habitat restoration work being done to ensure these birds return to the Lakes each year. Natural Environment Program Officer with the Department of Environment, Land, Water

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