Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) - NQ Dry Tropics S1 Don River
Case study type
NDRRA - joint Commonwealth and State
1 July 2017
Engineering works and planting with native grasses. Re-establishing bank to levels existing prior to flooding. Providing rock armouring, a compacted clay core and a compacted clay batter protection with grass vegetation.
In total, 88 projects were completed by 30 June 2019. These included:
Approximately 290,000 tonnes of sediment have been prevented from polluting the coastline every year; including the Great Barrier Reef and Moreton Bay environments.
Natural Disaster Relief and Recover Arrangements Summary Report
Last updated: 22 March 2021
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2021) Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA) - NQ Dry Tropics S1 Don River, WetlandInfo website, accessed 1 February 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/natural-disaster-relief-and-recovery-arrangements-ndrra-nq-dry-tropics-s1-don-e818/