Widespread rain means the time is right to burn grasswren habitat

Samantha Campbell
By Samantha Campbell
Updated February 2 2020 - 10:06pm, first published January 30 2020 - 10:30pm
FIRE: Controlled burns around the north west will be conducted in the coming weeks. Photo: Anthony Woodbine.

The nationally endangered Carpentarian Grasswren will benefit from upcoming habitat management burns following recent widespread rainfall in the region.


Samantha Campbell

Samantha Campbell

Senior Journalist

Samantha Campbell (nee Walton) has worked for regional and rural publications across News South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory and is currently the senior journalist at the North West Star in Mount Isa. Sam enjoys family life on their cattle station with her husband and two kids and competes in local campdraft and rodeo events. Email: samantha.campbell@austcommunitymedia.com.au