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Reminder to red zone beekeepers

- Biosecurity

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) Varroa mite emergency response is reminding all beekeepers in the eradication or red zones that they cannot re-establish bees in those zones until they are deemed safe.

Marine life monitoring on newly restored oyster reef underway

- Fishing; Research & Development

An innovative citizen science monitoring project for Wagonga Inlet Living Shorelines (WILS) was launched this month, to help determine how well the restored reef is improving marine biodiversity.

New Varroa detections expand red zone

- Biosecurity

NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) tracing and surveillance work has confirmed a new detection of Varroa mite.

Jordan Bailey

It’s a living thing as NSW DPI adopts CSIRO’s food safety fungal folio

- Biosecurity; Research & Development

A priceless collection of fungi has been replicated for the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) to support research and management of biosecurity and food safety issues.

Drones bolster war on weeds in state's central west

- Biosecurity; Research & Development; Ministerial

Drones to detect and spray weeds will soon be deployed out to councils across the Central West as the NSW Government ramps up its war on weeds after months of wet weather.

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