Welcome to Arid Recovery

Arid Recovery is a conservation research initiative based in the South Australian outback and dedicated to the restoration of Australia’s arid lands.

Established in 1997, the program is centred around a 123km² fenced reserve. Feral cats, rabbits and foxes have been eradicated from a total of 60km² and this has provided an area of complete protection into which four species of locally extinct mammals have so far been reintroduced.

Arid Recovery is a unique example of a highly successful partnership between industry, government, research and community via the four way partnership that supports Arid Recovery.

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What ancient giant sharks can teach us about recovering Australian arid zone mammals
07 Apr, 2017
The ancestors of whales first entered the seas around 50 million years ago, and quite frankly looked ridiculous (see a great vid .. ..
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Arid recovery is a conservation initiative supported by:
bhp
adelaide university