Ecosure has won the Mayor's Innovation Gold Coast Award for the month of July. This award recognises businesses who have implemented innovation through new technologies, management and business practices and promotes effectiveness and quality of our products to increase client's satisfaction.
When Ecosure team member, Avery Keller, found a lactating female spotted-tailed quoll that had been recently hit by a car and killed, there was no time to lose in the effort to raise funds and launch a search for the possible denning site of orphaned young! The amazing response to fundraising pleas was so quick that within just 16 minutes (!!) enough funds had been raised to engage a quoll detection dog team for the search. Ivell Whyte from the Wildlife Qld Quoll Seekers Network summarises below. [embeddoc url="http://ecosure.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Baby-Quoll-Search-Summary1.pdf"]
It's annual ibis census time again and we need your help! Between 17-23 October the Ibis Management Coordination Group are asking the public to record any ibis you see in your neighbourhood – this could be ibis foraging or roosting at locations such as a park, along a roadside or near a shopping centre. You can record the number of ibis you count here http://aussiebirdcount.org.au/ [embeddoc url="http://ecosure.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/IMCG-PM.Census-flier-2016.pdf"]
Each night more than 105,000 Australians find themselves homeless - that's roughly one in every 230 people. It's an extremely significant social issue in Australia affecting people from all walks of life, and can leave people vulnerable to long term unemployment and chronic health issues including depression, poor nutrition, dental disease and substance abuse problems. This year our Managing Director, Phil Shaw, is taking part in the Vinnies CEO Sleepout on 23rd June to raise funds and awareness for homelessness in Australia. Phil will join around 1300 CEO’s across Australia roughing it for one night, sleeping outside in the cold with little to no…
Ecosure, in conjunction with Rees R & Sydney Jones and Agforce will be running a series of information session across Central Queensland in the coming weeks. The session are incorporating information on: Latest vegetation clearing laws Vegetation Offsets Biosecurity/weed management plans Protected plants Work place health and safety Wills and succession planning Sessions with Rees R & Sydney Jones: Clermont Show - Tuesday, 24th & Wednesday, 25th May 10am, 12 noon and 2pm daily Emerald Ag Grow - Thursday 7th, Friday 8th & Saturday 9th July 10am, 12 noon and 2pm daily Sessions with Agforce: Rockhampton Belmont Station - Thursday…
Newly promoted Principal Ecologist, Elvira Lanham, and her husband Michael recently returned from a 2 week action packed trip to Nepal where they fell in love with the jungle and its inhabitants. We asked El to share a few highlights and photos below. (more…)