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Texas Lagoon rehabilitation and management plan

Website/Report

Project lead

Texas Lagoon Management Group

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 2

Funding amount

$39,500

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

16 December 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project aims to undertake on-ground works to improve the quality and condition of the Texas Lagoon. Activities will include planting 400 trees, erecting a 6.5km fence to exclude stock and establishing water points for stock.

Benefits

The re-vegetation work that will occur through this project will:
  • increase biodiversity habitat
  • increase shading along the lagoon (reducing evaporation)
  • decrease siltation in the lagoon
  • reduce soil erosion
  • increase the water quality.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

130206

Last updated: 16 May 2015

This page should be cited as:

Texas Lagoon rehabilitation and management plan, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/texas-lagoon-rehabilitation-and-management-plan-e805/>.

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