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Webinar | Aboriginal Cultural Burn Practices applied to EPBC Grassland Management at Hobart Airport

EIANZ invites you to attend an upcoming webinar presentation on Aboriginal Cultural Burn Practices applied to EPBC Grassland Management at Hobart Airport .

Aboriginal Cultural Burn Practices applied to EPBC Grassland Management at Hobart Airport. This webinar will feature the application and monitoring outcomes at Hobart Airport’s EPBC listed Critically Endangered grassland using fire as an environmental management tool. The webinar’s focus will include the importance of the application of cultural land management practices in protecting and managing biodiversity, and opportunities for working in partnership with industry and other stakeholders. The presentation will also include discussion points on the environmental assessment process, and the monitoring outcomes of two cool burn events undertaken in the winter seasons of 2021 and 2022.

Meet the speakers:

Andry Sculthorpe | Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre (TAC)
Kirsten Leggett | former Hobart Airport Environment Manager
Nicole Sherriff | Hobart Airport Environment & Sustainability Manager

Guest speakers Andry Sculthorpe from the Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre (TAC), Kirsten Leggett (former Hobart Airport Environment Manager) and Nicole Sherriff who is the current Hobart Airport Environment & Sustainability Manager.

This webinar will run on Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT).

This webinar will be recorded and a link to the recording will be sent to all registered attendees.

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Event details

When: 12 October 2022
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Where: Webinar

Cost: $10 EIANZ Members, $20 Non-members (AUD)

Contact: Enquiries via +61 3 8593 4140 or office@eianz.org

Register now and secure your attendance