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Stock exclusion fencing of High Value Aquatic Ecosystems

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Project lead

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Industries

Grazing

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Australian Government/NRM

Funding amount

(not documented)

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

26 April 2012

End date

26 November 2012

Summary

The project fences off approximately 5km of endangered coastal zone 12.1.1 and Not of Concern 12.1.2. regional ecosystem types. The aim is to protect essential habitat of the water mouse (Xeromys myoides) through stock exclusion fencing and weed control.

Benefits

  • Exclusion of stock from sensitive salt-marsh areas identified as water mouse habitat.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

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Last updated: 9 October 2017

This page should be cited as:

Stock exclusion fencing of High Value Aquatic Ecosystems, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/stock-exclusion-fencing-of-high-value-aquatic-ecosystems-cf35/>.

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