In 2009 we mapped the shoreline of Wallagoot Lake at Scotts Bay. In 2010 as the drought worsened, we did it again. The recent dry conditions have seen the lake level drop so we got the trusty Garmin 78S GPS out and squished around in the mud to repeat the experiment. You can check out […]
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Doug Reckord is the Teaching Principal of Bournda Environmental Education Centre.
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Yes it is windy but no severe weather alert for our part of the coast so we are going ahead as planned. The Hobart Beach Shelter Shed is the central point for our activities and it provides shelter from the westerlies. Putting up tents will be a challenge but there will be plenty of support […]
The Fire Danger Rating (FDR) for the Far South Coast is changing from today’s HIGH to VERY HIGH tomorrow (Friday, 24/10/19) with strengthening warm to hot north to north-westerly winds ahead of a cold front.
The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) forecast for Merimbula for Friday shows a maximum of 31 deg C with […]
Very sad to have to postpone the day tomorrow due to the Severe Weather Alert for damaging winds. It is predicted to be windier than today and the conditions are forecast to be unpleasantly cold and dangerous around trees. So we will regroup to organise another day. As always thank you to the MPS staff […]
World Environment Day is the United Nations Environment Program’s (UNEP) most important day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the protection of our environment. Since it began in 1974, it has grown to become a global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated in over 100 countries. Stage 2 and Stage 3 students […]
A wonderful chat between Dr Ceridwen Fraser, Associate Professor at University of Otago, and Ian Campbell from About Regional. Dr Fraser talks about her experiences embarking on a career in science and touches on issues affecting women in science. A small crew of students from Bega High School were there with others joining the […]
EDEN PS PROGRAM AT BOURNDA
Monday 25th March
There could be a bit of rain around but we are hoping it will hold off till this afternoon. If students have a raincoat or umbrella that will help. It will be quite warm so don’t forget the hat, sunscreen and water bottle!
See you at Bournda!
Planning a best practice project and introducing “Take Me Outside”
Tuesday 19 February 2019– Bournda Environmental Education Centre, Sapphire Coast
This workshop is essential for anyone working on sustainability education projects or engaging with the community on environmental issues.
Learn the steps to planning a best practice Sustainability Education and Engagement project and discover how […]