Cape York Natural Resource Management

Catalogued Resources on Cape York NRM Maps & Data

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2016-01 Earthy sands - Darwin Stringybark woodland

This is one of four factsheets which form part of a joint project included in the 2013-2016 Queensland Regional Investment Program. They provide information about the landform, vegetation, grasses, geology, descrpition and characteristics of different soil types. Earthy sands and environments where these are found is the primary focus of this factsheet.

Earthy sands - Darwin Stringybark woodland  Fact Sheet
2015-12 Controlling Calotrope in Lakeland through Partnerships

Calotrope (Calotrope procera) was introduced to Australia as an ornamental plant. Although it is not currently a declared species under Queensland legislation, its control in Cook Shire is a priority.

In November 2015, Cape York NRM partnered with Cook Shire Council and workers from Kureen Farming at Lakeland, to control an infestation of this weed along the Peninsula Development Road west of Lakeland.  

Controlling Calotrope in Lakeland through Partnerships Reference Document
2015-12 Healthy Country 25: People and Partnerships

Issue 25 reflects on another successful year of natural resource management on Cape York and celebrates our partnerships. 

Healthy Country Newsletter Issue 25 Summer 2015 Newsletter Edition
2015-11 Cape York NRM Annual Community Report 2014-2015

The Cape York NRM Annual Community Report gives an overview of where natural resource management funds were directed during the 2014-2015 financial year.

Cape York NRM Annual Community Report 2014-15 Annual Report
2015-10 Healthy Country 24: Wetlands and Water Quality

Water on Cape York is a highly valued natural resource. This newsletter highlights some of the ways that people on Cape York are taking care of it.

Healthy Country Issue 24 Newsletter Edition
2015-06 Cape York Natural Resource Management - Annual community report: 2014-2015

This was the fifth annual community report released by Cape York Natural Resource Managment. The 2014-2015 time period saw the organisation mature, delivering on all of it's Regional Investment Strategy priorities. The organisation also secured more than $4 million in Natural Resource Management funding for the Cape York region and announced that they would distribute $462 838 across 16 organisations for Cape York land and sea management projects that are part of the Australian Government's National Landcare Programme. Despite aspects of change and uncertainty in the then future, Cape York Natural Resource Management continued to build on successful community engagement, partnership and delivery. Changes to the business model were made by employing specialist staff to expand on property level planning while still mainting one of the Nation's highest levels of investment. The annual report is further compacted from it's predecessors including only a Chariman's report, CEO's report, Board report, Operations Report, and Community Financial Report.

Cape York Natural Resource Management - Annual community report: 2014-2015 Corporate Document
2015-05 Healthy Country 22: Our Fragile Soils

The Cape York landscape is grounded with ancient and fragile soils, which require careful management to ensure long term health of the land and to maintain our water quality across Cape York for the generations to come. This issue of Healthy Country newsletter focuses on some of the work being undertaken across Cape York to Care for our soils.

Newsletter Issue 22: Our Fragile Soils Newsletter Edition
2015-05 Uptake of climate change adaptation pathways and opportunities into Wet Tropics Cluster NRM Plans

This document was designed to capture progress in the planning and discussion of adaptation measures to climate change and explain underlying ideas about how knowledge sharing can support adaptation in all industries. The results section of this report contains information regarding knowlesge brokering activities and an overview of progress in each NRM region gathered from interview and documentary. This report ultimately provides an overview of the research methods, a summary of activities undertaken and preliminary results about adaptation to climate [then] change to date (May 2015).

Uptake of climate change adaptation pathways and opportunities into Wet Tropics Cluster NRM Plans Project Report
2015-04 Mitchell River Catchment

Drainage outline for the Mitchell River Catchment, buffered for regional context.

Mitchell River Catchment Catchment
2015-04 Butchers Hill

Property boundary for Butchers Hill pastoral lease. Buffered to 500m for regional context.

Butchers Hill Tenure

Cape York Natural Resource Management Ltd is a registered charity and not-for-profit organisation, that works with individuals, groups and communities across Cape York to care for Country through natural and cultural resource management activities.

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