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Conservation

Conservation

Conservation is Namadgi National Park, NPA ACT’s vision become a reality: Mt Gudgenby, Sam’s Creek and Cotter headwaters; a natural world protected. Snow in winter, fire in summer.

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Education

Education

Conservation is education: the Bulletin to inform; research scholarships in natural sciences; Field Guides from Native Trees, to Birds, and Butterflies of the ACT; books to schools. Thanks to generous benefactors.

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Protection

Protection

Conservation is protection: Management Plans for Namadgi, Policies on the complexities of managing Flora and Fauna, Weeds and Feral Animals, Fire, Access, and Cultural Heritage, to name a few.

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Bushwalks &  work parties

Outings: walks to Nursery Swamp or maybe Mt Kelly; parties to vanquish the pine wildings of Gudgenby; installing track and signs to Boboyan Trig; forming lasting friendships along the way.

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Field Guide to Butterflies of the ACT

written by local experts Dr Suzi Bond, Steve Holliday and John Stein is now available in most ACT Bookshops RRP $30; for our members through NPA Office $25. 
Order online here.

Published by the National Parks Association of the ACT INC.: 323 pages, 14.5 x 21 cm - small enough to take with you into the bush.
The 87 butterflies known to inhabit or visit the ACT, each stage of their life cycle where known, their size, flight an behaviour, similar species, status and distribution maps, preferred habitat, larval food plants and life cycle are described and illustrated with photographs.
This guide will help you to differentiate between moth and butterflies and enable you to identify any species you are likely to see in the ACT and nearby regions.

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