The UGLN has been operating since 2002 and has a strong and positive relationship with landholders, community organizations, schools, and government agencies.
There are 11 Landcare groups, 3 Junior Landcare groups and 3 ‘Friends of” and Natural Resource Management groups in the Network, encompassing the Murrindindi Shire and one group from the Mansfield Shire.
There is a strong focus in several areas of natural resource management including, but not limited to; Biodiversity, fire recovery, pest plant and animal control, environmental education in schools, fauna monitoring, sustainable agriculture and social connectivity.
We also have 3 Blackberry Action Groups (BAGs) established within the Network. Merton-Cathkin BAG, King Parrot Creek BAG, and TBAG (encompassing South Cathedral, Buxton).