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August 2020

Support from Lotterywest

6 August 2020

MEDIA RELEASE 5 AUGUST 2020   LOTTERYWEST GRANT HELPS WA NOT FOR PROFIT ORGANISATION TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE HEAD ON   Carbon Neutral Charitable Fund (CNCF), a WA not for profit organisation whose mission is to restore our unique, biodiverse natural habitat through planting trees, has now solidified their place as a major player in helping …

Carbon Heroes: Homes with Integrity

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6 August 2020

This month our Carbon Hero is Homes with Integrity.  They made a pledge to plant 1500 trees by September 2020.  They have already contributed 1000 to date!  Homes with Integrity is a company that is passionate about protecting the environment and they are accredited as HIA Green Smart Professionals.  We sat down with Viola Chick …

Updates from the Field: Brookton, WA

6 August 2020

2020 has been our busiest planting season to date. At Brookton we have been undertaking two different types of planting designed by native plant Ecologist Dr. Geoff Woodall and undertaken by Dr. Peter Ritson of Farmwood, an expert in forestry and carbon measurement, and planting by a team from the Noongar Boodjar Rangers of Wheatbelt …

July 2020

Our Stunning Great Southern

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21 July 2020

The Stirling Ranges and the Great Southern are stunning at any time of the year. Planting season is in July, though, and so, wrapping up for the winter season, we headed down to Cranbrook to join Justin Jonson and Freya Spencer. Justin is a specialist in ecological restoration and it’s his organisation Threshold Environmental who …

January 2020

FAQ 2020 Bushfires

10 January 2020

We like the rest of rest of the nation and international community are devastated to see the destruction caused by the bushfires that are occurring this summer. Our thoughts and support go out to the communities affected.  It has been amazing to see the appeals being made on behalf of Australia in the wake of the bushfires …

July 2019

Bencubbin Year 1 Monitoring

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24 July 2019

In July of 2018, Carbon Neutral Charitable Fund began to restore 25 hectares of previously cleared land to native Acacia and Sandalwood woodland in Bencubbin, Western Australia.

In July 2019 we conducted year 1 monitoring on the site to determine how the seedlings are surviving so far.

Carbon Heroes – WAW Handplanes

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23 July 2019

Committing to running a sustainable business is easy if you make the choice at the beginning and base all your decision making around it. 5 years down the line when your competitors are struggling to find their purpose your company, driven by a passion for the environment will secure your success.

June 2019

Bencubbin 2018

4 June 2019

This land at Bencubbin used to be covered with native acacia sandalwood woodlands, until it was cleared for agriculture in the early 1900s. It’s now widely accepted that areas of deep acid yellow wodjil soil such as this should not have been cleared – they are fragile, prone to wind and water erosion, are difficult …

May 2019

Carbon Heroes – Ethical Jewellery

13 May 2019

I heard a story from a gem merchant about children going blind as a result of working in cutting factories in Thailand. The images of painful death through mercury exposure, polluted waterways and blind children, plus child and other exploited labour ignited a conviction in me that things could be done better.

April 2019

Carbon Hero – Spicy Broccoli Media

29 April 2019

Spicy Broccoli Media have been planting a tree for every new customer since 2011, and have now donated a fabulous 311 trees to help restore the Australian landscape. We asked them a little more about why they’re committed to caring for the environment. Can you tell us a little about yourself and the inspirations behind …