Connectivity and Biodiversity - Stanley and Pumicestone headwaters - Malcolm Lower subcontract CAH-A11
SEQ Catchments Ltd
Moreton Bay Regional Council
Sunshine Coast Regional Council
Case study type
Caring for our Country program (Australian Government)
1 August 2009
31 October 2009
The project will protect critical aquatic habitats, enhance biodiversity values and improve connectivity of regionally significant riparian and biodiversity corridors across the headwaters of the Stanley and Pumicestone catchments in SEQ. This will be achieved through an integrated partnership approach of providing planning and monitoring support and targeted incentives to increase the skills, knowledge and ability of landholders engaged within existing community conservation networks, to undertake strategic on-ground activities which improve the extent, condition and connectivity of riparian areas and ecosystems with high conservation values.
This project will protect and enhance approximately 1.4ha, including spring fed streams and artificial wetlands in headwaters of the Stanley River, through the establishment of protective fencing to manage livestock access and strategic weed control.
This project will:
Last updated: 16 May 2015
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Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2015) Connectivity and Biodiversity - Stanley and Pumicestone headwaters - Malcolm Lower subcontract CAH-A11, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 May 2021. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/connectivity-and-biodiversity-stanley-and-pumicestone-headwaters-malcolm-lower-1a42/