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Rehabilitation on Oxbow to Bulimba Creek

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Activities

On-ground work

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In-kind contribution

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Start date

1 January 2001

End date

Ongoing

Summary

Innovative hydraulic solutions for opening up the Oxbow to Bulimba Creek and laser controlled levelling of the site to deliver significant environmental outcomes. Extensive replanting and weed control will also be conducted on the site.

Benefits

Recovery of extensive tidal wetlands including saltmarsh and mangroves.
Rehabilitation of waterway and fish habitat.

Lesson

Recurrent activities are essential for ongoing works and maintenance.

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Last updated: 21 January 2019

This page should be cited as:

Rehabilitation on Oxbow to Bulimba Creek, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/rehabilitation-on-oxbow-to-bulimba-creek-d509/>.

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