Library + links

The Library Page includes both interesting information and useful links.
It is regularly updated and can tell you a great deal of information in relation to the Wetlands.

Introduction Video and Main Brochure:

FRIENDS YouTube channel

LINK to our Fundraiser online raffle   https://rafflelink.com.au/fotsh52022

Performance Story of Kooragang Wetlands (Introduction Video)
Exploring Kooragang (for printing) (Can be printed at A4 size, though best results can be seen if printed at A3)

Species Lists (PDFs):

Ash Island Woodland and Rainforest Plant Species
Bird Species of Ash Island
Bat Species of Ash Island
Fish and Crustacean Species
Frog Species
Mangrove & Saltmarsh Plant Species
Non-Marine Mollusc Species

Non-tidal Water Plants
Reptile Species

Species Lists (Links):

Plants of Ash Island – Interactive Species List

Other Links:

Hunter Local Land Services Website
Hunter Bird Observers Club

Educational Resources and Fact Sheets:

3D Virtual Hunter Project: The Scott’s Homestead on Ash Island
Saltmarsh in the Hunter Estuary – HLLS Fact Sheet
AABR Website
Stockton Sandspit Fact Sheet

Maps:

Below are a variety of useful maps relating to Kooragang Wetlands.

General Map of Ash Island
General Location Map
NSW Hunter Catchment Map
Hunter Wetlands National Park PoM Map

Interesting Information:

Ludwig Leichardt – diaries and papers Virtual Coquun – Hunter River Project Guide

Information about Ash Island:

Timeline of Kooragang Island

The history of Ash Island

Map of the Hunter River Catchment;(as printer-friendly PDF)

Vera Deacon:

https://hunterlivinghistories.com/2021/05/18/vale-vera

https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Vera+Deacon:+A+Pen+Portrait+Part+1:+1926-1946.-a0357264683

https://sydneynewstoday.com/newcastle-historian-writer-and-environmentalist-vera-deacon-farewell-at-mayfields-funeral-newcastle-herald/213103/