4WD Management in Coastal Saltmarsh
Case study type
1 September 2013
31 May 2014
The project involves installing six (6) vehicle exclusion gates at strategic locations throughout the 14,000 ha Kinkuna National Park to enable Park Managers to regulate access and to allow regeneration of native vegetation to occur. The gates will mitigate some of the damage caused by irresponsible 4WD users, particularly in wet conditions including
Protect shore bird nesting sites, reduce damage to water mouse habitat, preserve the integrity of native vegetation through weed control and reduce erosion.
Last updated: 12 March 2018
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4WD Management in Coastal Saltmarsh, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, .