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Weed control and rehabilitation Daintree Lowlands, Cape Tribulation

Website/Report

Project lead

Australian Tropical Research Foundation

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 2

Funding amount

$30,000

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

14 April 2014

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project aims to undertake a detailed survey of Cape Tribulation to identify outbreaks of weeds including kudzu (Pueria lobata), sicklepod (Senna obtusifolia), tobacco weed (Elephantopsis mollis), Thunbergia grandiflora, African tulip (Spathodea campanulata), cat’s claw creeper (Macfadyema unguis-cati), Singapore daisy (Sphagneticola trilobata). The project also aims to undertake re-vegetation activities.

Benefits

This project will:
  • reduce the prevalence of exotic weed species to enable the regrowth of native flora.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

130242

Last updated: 16 May 2015

This page should be cited as:

Weed control and rehabilitation Daintree Lowlands, Cape Tribulation, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/weed-control-and-rehabilitation-daintree-lowlands-cape-tribulation-fe13/>.

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