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Mangrove restoration works in the Kolan River

Website/Report

(not documented)

Project lead

Partnerships

Bundaberg Sugar

Green Army

Industries

Fishing

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Bundaberg Sugar

Funding amount

(not documented)

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

February 2017

End date

Ongoing

Summary

Project aim:
  • Rehabilitate mangrove populations
  • establish in-situ nursery for mangroves (Yandaran Creek side of Bundaberg Sugar Property)
  • provide Education and Training of the ecology of the project site and the rehabilitation of mangroves
  • increase awareness and participation in protecting, monitoring and managing mangroves

Activities:
  • Propagation and planting of mangroves to improve bank stability within the Kolan River FHA at Kolan Creek and Yandaran Creek

Benefits

Natural bank stabilisation and re-colonisation of mangroves.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

(none)

Last updated: 20 March 2017

This page should be cited as:

Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2017) Mangrove restoration works in the Kolan River, WetlandInfo website, accessed 24 September 2020. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/mangrove-restoration-works-in-the-kolan-river-112d/

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