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Proposed Nolans Project rare earths mine milestone

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Proposed Nolans Project rare earths mine milestone

The Northern Territory Government has offered the grant of mineral leases to Australian company Arafura Rare Earths Pty Ltd, paving the way for its proposed Nolans rare earths mine and processing plant in Central Australia.

Fall armyworm pest management

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Fall armyworm pest management

The crop destroying exotic plant pest, fall armyworm (Spodoptera frugiperda), was detected in a pheromone trap located at Katherine Research Station in March 2020.

Educating students on sustainable fishing

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Educating students on sustainable fishing

As part of Science Week 2020, the Department of Primary Industry and Resources (DPIR) Fisheries Division delivered a webinar to students from Katherine’s School of the Air.

Boarding your pooch while you explore the Territory?

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Boarding your pooch while you explore the Territory?

Protect your dog from ehrlichiosis, an exotic tick-borne dog disease confirmed in Katherine and, a remote community west of Alice Springs, as well as the Kimberley region of Western Australia.

New artificial reefs at Stokes Hill Wharf

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New artificial reefs at Stokes Hill Wharf

Land-based anglers are the latest Territory fishos to benefit from 15 new artificial reefs.

Geophysics and Drilling Collaborations grants

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Geophysics and Drilling Collaborations grants

Stimulus for the exploration industry as Geophysics and Drilling Collaborations grants announced.

Livestock webinar

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Livestock webinar

Our upcoming webinar will focus on research projects in the Katherine region.

Last chance to apply for an Animal Welfare Fund grant

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Last chance to apply for an Animal Welfare Fund grant

Applications for the 2020-21 Animal Welfare Fund (AWF) grant program close soon.

Heading out this weekend with your dog?

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Heading out this weekend with your dog?

Protect your dog from ehrlichiosis, an exotic tick-borne dog disease confirmed in the Northern Territory, when heading out and about with your furry friend this weekend.

Considering a road-trip with your pooch?

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Considering a road-trip with your pooch?

Traveling with dogs can increase exposure to infectious diseases that dogs wouldn’t normally encounter, such as ehrlichiosis, an exotic tick-borne dog disease confirmed in Katherine and, a remote community west of Alice Springs, as well as the Kimberley region of Western Australia.