Local Land Services

I have undertaken an interesting variety of editing tasks for different Local Land Services, including catchment action plans, state of the environment reporting, corporate brochures and books on cattle health and incentive programs.

North Coast Local Land Services

(including the former Northern Rivers Catchment Management Authority)

Some Northern Rivers CMA documents are not available on the North Coast LLS website. Where links exist, they have been included below.

Beef Cattle Health and Husbandry for the NSW North Coast

  • copyedit, proofread (2016)

Draft North Coast Strategic Plan 2015–2020

  • copyedit of draft report (2017)  [read final report here]

Northern Rivers CMA Catchment Action Plan brochure

  • copyedit (2013)

Northern Rivers CMA Annual Report 2012–13

  • copyedit, proofread, check index (2013)

Regional State of the Environment 2012 (for all councils and county councils in the Northern Rivers region)

  • copyedit (2012)

Draft Northern Rivers CMA Catchment Action Plan 2013–23

  • substantive edit, proofread of the draft plan prior to public exhibition (2012), [read final plan here]

Northern Rivers CMA Annual Report 2011–12

  • copyedit, proofread, check index (2012)

Children’s book about water conservation written by Rhonda Baker, winner Caldera Arts Fellowship

  • proofread (2012)

Fishing, Traps and Wildlife: Help protect native wildlife and prevent them from drowning (Hastings platypus awareness & conservation team)

  • proofread (2012)

Northern Rivers Catchment Management Plan 2013–2023 – Discussion paper no. 3: New directions for CAP2

  • plain English rewrite, substantive edit, copyedit, proofread (2012)

Northern Rivers Catchment Management Plan 2013–2023 – Technical paper no. 1: Community capacity and natural resource health

  • substantive edit, copyedit, proofread (2012)

Northern Rivers CMA Corporate brochure

  • copyedit, proofread (2012)

Northern Rivers CMA Annual Report 2010–2011

  • copyedit, proofread (2012)

Authors Style Guide

  • update and review existing guide, write new sections, substantive edit, copyedit, proofread (2012)

Incentive Program Case Studies

  • copyedit, proofread (2012)

Caring for our Coast: Stage 1 achievements booklet

  • write, proofread (2011)

An Aquatic Ecosystem Health Check for the Bellinger and Kalang Rivers: Ecohealth report card 2011

  • proofread (2011), subcontracted by Coffs Design (now The Interpretive Design Company) for Nothern Rivers CMA

Northern Tablelands Local Land Services

(encompassing the former Namoi Catchment Management Authority)

Frogs, Reptiles and Mammals of the North-western Floodplains: A guide to species identification and habitat management

  • copyedit introductory and management sections of the book for first edition (2013)
  • copyedit, proofread of whole book for second edition (2017)