Restoring landscapes across the Mount Alexander Region

Useful resources

Click on the links below to download resources related to biodiversity and climate change in the Mount Alexander region. If you would like hard copies of any of these, please email

If you’d like a bite-sized version of some of these resources, you can also CLICK HERE to download a document we’ve put together summarizing interesting facts.

CLICK HERE to download Connecting Country’s ‘Future-proof your restoration’ fact sheet.

General information about climate change impacts

Climate-ready Victoria – How climate change will affect Victoria and how you can be climate-ready

Climate-ready Victoria: Loddon Mallee – How climate change will affect the Loddon Mallee
region and how you can be climate-ready

Loddon Mallee climate change adaptation snapshot report

A new website shows how global warming could change your town

2017 Annual Climate Facts and Events

The science of climate change questions and answers

Australia’s country towns 2050: What will a climate adapted settlement pattern look like?

Weeds and climate change

Weeds and climate change – Fact sheet

Weeds and Climate Change: Supporting weed management adaptation

Climate change and invasive plants in South Australia

Advisory list of environmental weeds in Victoria

Unassisted invasions: understanding and responding to Australia’s high-impact environmental grass weeds

Revegetation and climate change

Climate-ready Restoration: Some practical guidelines for plant restoration in an uncertain future

Creating resilient habitat for the future: Building Climate Future Plots

Climate-ready revegetation: A guide for natural resource managers. Version 2

Broadening the genetic basis of Seed Production Areas by including ‘climate ready’ genes

Natural resource management planning for climate change

Climate change and biodiversity in the Murray Basin NRM Cluster region: how will it affect your region? – Planning template

Helping Biodiversity Adapt: Supporting climate adaptation planning using a community-level modelling approach

Implications of Climate Change for Biodiversity: A community-level modelling approach

The NRM Adaptation Checklist: Supporting climate adaption planning and decision making for Regional NRM

Victoria’s Climate Change Adaptation Plan 2017 – 2020

North Central CMA Climate Adaptation and Mitigation Plan

North East Climate Ready NRM Strategy

Department of Environment and Climate Change: NSW Adaptation Strategy for Climate Change Impacts on Biodiversity 2007-2008

Presentations from Connecting Country’s “Future-proof your restoration” seminars 2018

David Cheal – ‘Weed attack strategies and plans

John Morgan (LaTrobe University) – ‘Perennial grass weeds that will threaten nature’

Jeroen VanVeen (Bush Heritage) – ‘Woodland stress: signs of times to come?’

Sacha Jellinek (Greening Australia) – ‘Developing guidelines for Climate Future Plots in Victoria’

Brian Bainbridge (Merri Creek Management Committee) – ‘Taking actions from modelling to reality’

Other resources

ClimateWatch App