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Ward River Waterhole enhancement

Website/Report

Project lead

Charleville Rotary Club

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 2

Funding amount

$39,625

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

7 March 2014

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project seeks to set carp traps, install fyke nets, and conduct electrofishing activities in the Ward River waterhole to reduce the biomass of carp species present and allow native species to increase in number.

Benefits

This project will:
  • build on extensive work already undertaken in the area and will enhance the native fish populations with further reduction in carp numbers.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

130031

Last updated: 16 May 2015

This page should be cited as:

Ward River Waterhole enhancement, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/ward-river-waterhole-enhancement-d84d/>.

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