SWIFFT - State Wide Integrated Flora and Fauna Teams

SWIFFT - State Wide Integrated Flora and Fauna Teams
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Ballarat Environment Network
Golden Plains Shire
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Wimmera Catchment Management Authority
Mt Korong Eco-Watch

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Observations - species and habitats

 

Share your observations of species or habitats. Contact SWIFFT.

 

Brush-tailed Phascogale

 

Feral Cat - high level predator in our native ecosystem

This feral cat was stalking a Sugar Glider in an artificial hollow nest box on private property near Hepburn Regional Park.  It was also in an area about 1 km from a permanent Brush-tailed Phascogale monitoring site.  The chances are the feral cat would eventually get its prey by direct capture or starving the Sugar Glider as it could not leave the box. Night vision images provided by Richard Pleasance.

Orange-bellied Parrot  Images in south-west Victoria from Bob McPherson

 

Powerful Owl - breeding observations in the Wombat Forest

 

Raptors - see images  from David Whelan

 

Red-tailed Black-Cockatoo - images from Bob McPherson

 

Water Rat -see the native Water Rat feeding at Lake Wendouree from Carol Hall

 

 

 

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