News - Threatened Species

Helping fish along the way to Lake Corangamite

7 August 2017

Cundare Barrage culvert upgrades 2015 The Corangamite CMA has recently completed a large scale project to help fish move between Lake Corangamite and the Woady Yaloak River. Originally we enlarged...

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Looking for a lizard that doesn't have legs!

17 July 2017

This IS NOT a legless lizard. It is a little whip snake. The Striped Legless Lizard is a threatened species once common across the Victorian Volcanic Plains grasslands. Sadly it is under threat mainly...

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Looking after Orange-bellied Parrots, with drones

14 July 2017

In September 2012, the Corangamite CMA on behalf of four CMA regions across Victoria managed the Saltmarsh Protection Project aimed at protecting and enhancing the ecological value of Victorian coastal...

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Critters in the Otways

12 July 2017

A bandicoot captured by the Corangamite CMA's motion sensor cameras in the Otways In partnership with landholders, the Corangamite CMA run a program called the Conservation Tender Program. Conservation...

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Small fish with a big problem

6 July 2017

Southern Pygmy Perch (top), Yarra Pygmy Perch (bottom) The Corangamite CMA have been on the hunt for the endangered native fish called the Yarra Pygmy Perch. To track this tiny fish down Corangamite...

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