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Working Wetlands—Healthy Farms: Promoting BMP for Wetland Management in Agriculture—Schooley

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Queensland Wetlands Program

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On-ground work

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Queensland Government and Australian Government (Reef Rescue) as part of the Queensland Wetlands Program

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Summary

Fencing was undertaken at Washpool Creek on the property of ‘Rocky Springs’ to exclude livestock to prevent stream bank erosion. Weed control was also undertaken in relation to waterholes. Off-stream water points were established to exclude livestock from riparian zone. Natural regeneration along stream bank was encouraged.

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Last updated: 16 May 2015

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Working Wetlands—Healthy Farms: Promoting BMP for Wetland Management in Agriculture—Schooley, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 31 January 2020, <https://wetlandinfo.des.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/working-wetlands-healthy-farms-promoting-bmp-for-wetland-management-in-82d9/>.

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