Rehabilitation on Cabbage Tree Creek
Case study type
Remediation of unavoidable impacts caused by the development of the Queensland Department of Transport and Main Roads (DTMR) Gateway Upgrade North (GUN).
Site 7: Scour area adjacent Gateway. Identification of all class 1, 2 and 3 listed weeds (3 species on site).
Works include: Set up site for natural regeneration and salt-marsh expansion by weed controls. Materials: Herbicide, 280 infill riparian species (tube stocks) and one cubic metre sandy loam. Cart-away facility required.
Site 8: Melaleuca stands in salt marsh.
Works include: Weed controls in way of labour only, if sites are protected.
Activities: Bioactive product plus mulch in nodes supports regrowth in little islands. Build on existing nodes. Weed work on channel bund.
Last updated: 21 January 2019
This page should be cited as:
Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (2019) Rehabilitation on Cabbage Tree Creek, WetlandInfo website, accessed 13 April 2023. Available at: https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/rehabilitation-on-cabbage-tree-creek-deaf/