Articles by Michelle Stook (31 articles)

Scottsdale - winning the war on tussock

In June Peter Ridgeway and Stephanie Chew spent two weeks volunteering on Scottsdale Reserve near Cooma. It was their first taste of volunteering with Bush Heritage Australia. They were interested to learn more about us and to help out by escaping the rat-race and doing some ‘real work’. Following is an account of their volunteer experience. Read more »

North East Environmental Forum

Bush Heritage Australia volunteers Mick and Kerry Moylan participated in the recent North East Environment Forum at Charles Sturt University in Wangaratta, Victoria. The forum was jointly hosted by the North East Catchment Management Authority, Trust For Nature, Parks Victoria, Charles Sturt University’s Institute for Land, Water and Society and State Government Victoria’s Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. Read more »

Updates from the Volunteer Advisory Committee

My name is Karolee Wolcott and I’m the south-east Australian representative on the Volunteer Advisory Committee. I've been working on developing a volunteer related project to support the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Read more »

An international student perspective of Conservation in Australia

At Bush Heritage we pride ourselves on supporting young people who are working toward a career in the sciences. Recently we had the pleasure of working with Jenn Galler who is an American student undertaking studies in sustainability and environmental action in Australia. Jenn was tasked with writing a 9000 word paper on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the links to Bush Heritage’s conservation outcomes. Read more »

Updates from the Volunteer Advisory Committee

The Volunteer Advisory Committee was established in 2016 to provide a formal chance for our volunteers to advise us on volunteer-related policy development and feedback into the creation of new and engaging volunteer activities. John Adams is our WA representative and provides an update of our work so far... Read more »

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