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Maria Creek Re-vegetation

Website/Report

(not documented)

Project lead

Fraser Coast Wildlife Preservation Society

Green Corps

FCRC - Community Environment Program

Local residents

Partnerships

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Industries

Council

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

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Funding source

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Funding amount

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In-kind contribution

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Start date

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End date

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Summary

This project aims to:
  • re-vegetate Maria Creek with weed removal
  • protect remnant vegetation by constructing vehicle barriers
  • develop interpretive signs and an information brochure to educate the local community about issues relating to the area
  • map habitat trees and install nest boxes
  • set up school activities and encourage community awareness of World Wetlands Day, World Environment Day and National Tree Day.

Benefits

This project will:
  • raise awareness within the community
  • bring about a slow and steady regeneration of the site
  • increase habitat
  • improve water quality.

Lesson

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Reference ID

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Last updated: 13 November 2015

This page should be cited as:

Maria Creek Re-vegetation, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/maria-creek-re-vegetation-c7b0/>.

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