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Landcare and you: working together to safeguard the future | Newcastle Herald



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In a time where the focus is shifting to the strength of the community, it is more heartening than ever to see the power a grass roots movement can have. Landcare’s history of social mobilisation has never been more pointed than in response to the events of the past 12 months. In a time where it wasn’t easy to see past the natural disasters that hit our communities hard – compounded by the disruption of COVID-19 – we did. Because our community knew, from 30 years of experience, that human health, the environment, society and the economy are interwoven, and engaging in one common cause can bring multiple benefits to the others. Despite the restriction of movement, the entire Landcare community evolved and adapted to…

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