Burpengary Creek Restoration
Case study type
The Green Army improvements to the remaining natural areas of Caboolture Region Environmental Education Centre's 18 hectare site. Including restoration of fauna habitat and improvement of water quality of Saltwater Creek. Native seeds from wild collections and nursery production was propagated in the community plant nursery, providing tube stock for local area plantings. Participants trained in Bushcare site assessment, plant propagation, revegetation methods, weed management, habitat restoration and community engagement procedures. Green Army employs young adults from 17-24 to gain practical training and experience in protecting the local environment.
Remaining natural and less managed areas of Caboolture Region Environmental Education Centre's site improvement. Fauna habitat and water quality restoration. Planting undertaken using locally collected seed.
Last updated: 19 January 2017
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2017) Burpengary Creek Restoration, WetlandInfo website, accessed 30 August 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/burpengary-creek-restoration-e274/