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Helping or harming; should you rescue baby birds?

A fluffy baby bird seemingly abandoned on the ground will prompt many people to rescue it. However this is often unnecessary, as they are not as hopeless as they appear! The young of many Australian birds leave the nest before

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World Environment Day in the Park!

A United Nations initiative that has been celebrated annually around the globe since 1974, 5 June marked World Environment Day. To mark the occasion this year, Sydney Olympic Park hosted several events including: Conservation Volunteers Australia – Tree Planting Challenge

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Get ready for the Eagles!

It’s that time of year again…breeding season! We are super excited to get back into the swing of things with our White-bellied Sea-Eagles as they have now begun nest renovations in preparation for eggs to be laid very soon. Last

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Birds of a feather…head to Sydney Olympic Park!

Ever wondered how we keep track of birds around the Park? It’s no easy feat but our team of experts have gathered all the facts for you in our annual Spring Bird Census. Our Parklands ecologist, Jenny, gives you all

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Celebrate World Wetlands Day with us!

Where has more than 430 hectares of wetlands, woodlands and parks? Home to the most diverse types of wetlands in the entire Sydney Basin? And wants to celebrate World Wetlands Day 2017 with you? The answer to all of the above

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Ensuring the safety of threatened species in NSW on our busy roads

Have you ever driven down a busy highway and noticed a cute little creature scurrying along the side of the road and thought, “I hope he gets to the other side safely!” No need to worry, the NSW Roads and

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Sea-eaglets ready to spread their wings

This year is looking very successful for the breeding of our resident White-bellied Sea-Eagles as their two chicks are growing well. Those fluffy little chicks have come a long way in the past 10-weeks, as you can see in this

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