Maaroom foreshore habitat protection and community engagement project
Burnett Mary Regional Group
Local community volunteers
National Green Jobs Corps
Conservation Volunteers Australia
Case study type
Australian Government / NRM
1 January 2012
31 August 2012
This project funds an onground works program to protect, rehabilitate and enhance diverse and valuable habitats at the Maaroom Foreshore. It is implemented by Fraser Coast Regional Council, in partnership with the local community volunteers, community groups, National Green Jobs Corps and Conservation Volunteers Australia.
This project improves community knowledge and understanding of the Ramsar Site shorebirds at Maaroom while protecting International migratory birds roosting and feeding habitat on the foreshore.
Last updated: 27 July 2017
This page should be cited as:
Maaroom foreshore habitat protection and community engagement project, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, .