Special Collections at Murdoch University

Special Collections at Murdoch University

Our Special Collections are home to thousands of culturally significant, unique and hard to find items.
These collections offer a rich resource for staff and students and enable the research and teaching goals of the university.

Project Branchout

Adrian, V. (1986) Project Branchout. 15 January 1986. [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

Project Branchout has an aim of planting one million trees in the Loddon-Campaspe region, bringing together landowners, government bodies and local communities. Project Manager, Rod May said the major aims of the project are to demonstrate by example the requirements and techniques for reducing environmental decline and to work towards the future of sustained productivity and improved life in rural areas. He also said that if tree planting can be extended to 5-10 percent of strategic farm lands in the Loddon-Campaspe region it will have a large impact, if not eradicate, the salinity problem.

This article contains an image by Keith Brown of Neville Tranter's property in Toolleen, Victoria.

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to provide a public view of this newspaper article as the copyright is held by the publisher.

If you would like to obtain a copy of this newspaper article for research purposes, please ‘request a copy'.

This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/58402
Item Control Page Item Control Page