Pilbara Corridors is a coordinated approach to address biodiversity threats on a landscape scale in the Pilbara.
It works at a landscape scale and across management boundaries by bringing together people and organisations with environmental expertise representing government, environment, community, mining, pastoralists and Indigenous groups to deliver effective land management.
Projects that fall under Pilbara Corridors umbrella are:
- Fortescue River Corridor (Pilbara Corridors Project)
Active management of feral herbivores in the Fortescue catchment is reducing threats to populations of threatened flora and fauna species, degradation to vegetation cover and hydrological assets such as ephemeral wetlands. A landscape-scale feral herbivore management strategy between land managers...March 24, 2016
The Ngurrawaana Rangers are undertaking fee-for-service contracts in the coming months to further tackle Weeds of National Significance in the Fortescue River region. The work to control Parkinsonia aims to continue to reduce threats to biodiversity and is a...February 25, 2016
Stakeholders gathered at Mardie Station in the Pilbara at the end of January to plan targeted activities to manage the thorny weeds Parkinsonia and Mesquite in the Fortescue Catchment. Representatives attended from Mardie Station, CiticPacific Mining, Yaburara and Coastal...February 22, 2016
This is the draft Conservation Action Plan produced by Greening Australia on behalf of Pilbara Corridors Project, and placed onto the web with the intention of seeking comment and input from stakeholders prior to finalising in January 2016. If...December 17, 2015
A biological survey of claypans in the Fortescue catchment is unveiling information about rare aquatic invertebrates, found nowhere else in the world. The survey, funded by Pilbara Corridors through the Australian Government, is addressing gaps in ecosystem knowledge which...December 15, 2015
The team from Ausplots recently completed the first survey of Pilbara Rangelands Ausplots during a two week trip through the Fortescue River Catchment. The work to add to the Rangelands Ausplots Network at a National scale was supported by...October 23, 2015
Key stakeholders met this month to hear the past year’s results and commitment to the upcoming year’s weed program from the Pilbara Mesquite Management Committee (PMMC) Annual General Meeting. The PMMC has been operating for 10 years and is...September 24, 2015
Two new staff based in the Pilbara will see a boost to the fire management programs running in the region. The Department of Parks and Wildlife have recently appointed Pedro Palheiro who replaces Tim Hunt as the Fire Planning...August 19, 2015
Pilbara Bioregion CAP Strategic Workshop – Conservation Goals, Strategies and Priority Projects Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th July, 2015 Technology Park, Bentley WA A supporting Pilbara CAP stakeholder Discussion Meeting will be held on 8th July 2015 at the...July 6, 2015
The Pilbara Corridors project has established the first of its AusPlots ecosystem monitoring sites in the Fortescue catchment, as part of a monitoring contribution to the national rangelands landscape. Pilbara Corridors Program Manager...June 30, 2015
5 May 2015 The condition of, and threats to conservation assets in the Pilbara Bioregion will take place over the next two days in the second of three workshops to create a Conservation Action Plan (CAP). Coordinated by the...May 5, 2015
WORKSHOP 2 Condition of and threats to conservation assets Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th May, 2015 Lotteries House, 7 Morse Court, Karratha WA 6714 Facilitators: Barry Heydenrych & Todd Berkinshaw Workshop Aims: Review the outcomes of CAP workshop #1...May 4, 2015