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Welcome to Cape York NRM

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Cape York NRM is staffed by a dedicated team.

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Our region

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Our region

The Cape York NRM region (137,000 km2) extends north from the Mitchell River catchment to ‘The Tip’ of Cape York Peninsula. It encompasses diverse landscapes including 16 complete river basins with their systems virtually unmodified (the Annan River being the exception). The region contains 30 broad vegetation groups including 72 different types of rainforest comprising 20% of Australia’s remaining rainforest.

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Map of Northern Queensland with Cape York Catchments

Latest News

03
Aug

New home a perfect fit

It was a far cry from the home office set up in Atherton almost 12 years ago.

02
Aug

Golden-Shouldered Parrot forum

Habitats for the Golden-Shouldered Parrot (GSP) are being overrun by thicker bush and trees, making the endangered parrot more susceptible to feral animals and predatory butcher birds, a forum has heard. 

30
Jul

Fighting fire with collaboration

Collaborative fire management was the key to a Regional Fire Planning meeting held at Moreton Telegraph Station in early July. 

29
Jul

Drone trial up and away

The use of drones to spray invasive weeds took flight this month as a means to control the invasive Hymenachne weed on Cape York. 

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