Community and agricultural groups across Australia will share in more than $10.7 million in Community Landcare Grants.
The Regional Delivery component provides regional NRM organisations a secure base of annual funding to address the priorities of both streams of Caring for our Country.
Community Environment Grants form part of the Sustainable Environment stream of the Australian Government’s Caring for our Country program..
Landholders and farmers will be given assistance to reduce the run-off of damaging chemicals into the Great Barrier Reef, under a $200 million extension to the Reef Rescue program.
The Gillard Government will continue its support for organisations that protect and manage Australia's natural resources.
The Australian Government is supporting local community groups to continue their work protecting our precious environment.
The new Caring for our Country Sustainable Agriculture stream will promote sustainable food production, innovation, land management and a skilled community.
Community groups across Australia will be supported by the Gillard Government to continue their work protecting our precious environment.
The Gillard Government will provide a boost to the Great Barrier Reef, with increased funding to fight the crown-of-thorns starfish.
New grants announced today will support community groups and their work to keep Australia's productive land healthy, resilient and sustainable.
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