Targeted operations, anonymous tip-offs and information gathering are among new initiatives as part of a state government crackdown on environmental criminals.
National Parks and Wildlife Service has completed more than three quarters of its prescribed burns program during a season hampered by unfavourable conditions.
A total of 51 prescribed burns are planned as part of National Parks and Wildlife Service’s (NPWS) autumn 2023 fire management program, which is anticipated to start in the next fortnight.
Fire brigade staff from National Parks and Wildlife Service CFS on the Limestone Coast were recently recognised for their stellar efforts during the 2019 – 20 Australian Black Summer bushfires.
Burnt down in the Kangaroo Island bushfires of 2019 – 20 two state heritage listed cottages have arisen from the ashes to become the newest and highest standard of accommodation offered by the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS).