Upper Spring Creek Landcare Group and Mid Loddon CMN

Community caring for our environment

5 November, 2016
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Such an abundant Spring!

How lush is the countryside this Spring! Yes, there are millions of mozzies, but there are also many butterflies everywhere too! Spotted these Caper White Butterflies decorating a cypress tree on the property. These butterflies are usually associated with native caper … Continue reading

25 September, 2016
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News and floral displays

Sprinter is here for sure — and what a wet one!! For very belated newsletter click here: NL- September 2016 And here are some pictures from the granite outcrop taken today. Many more than usual thanks to the rainfall!  

13 June, 2016
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Weekend visitors

Lovely to have a long weekend. Our visitors Lee and Greg came exploring with us and took many pics of fungi and this other visitor to the hill: These birds migrate to our region usually in late winter so this … Continue reading

17 April, 2016
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Tiny Orchid identified

The tiny orchid I found is known as ‘Parson’s Bands’ after the prominent petals which look like a parson’s collar.  Latin name is Eriochilus cucullatus. Flowers are pollinated by native bees — I have seen blue banded bees enjoying the flowering … Continue reading