14115: The Leschenault Catchment Council River Revegetation Program
The Leschenault Catchment Council (LCC) River Revegetation Program aims to rehabilitate sites where infestations of blackberry have been previously controlled. It is imperative to manage riparian sites following a program of blackberry treatment to prevent further encroachment by invasive species, including blackberry.
The project includes on ground works for weed management and revegetation, including site preparation, surveys, fencing and feral pest management. Over 2ha of land near Beela Dam will be worked on with 4,000 native seedlings planted and three informative signs installed for the public.
|Investment:||$ 50 000|
|In-kind contribution:||$ 41 090|
|Delivery organisation:||Leschenault Catchment Council|
|Project duration:||March 2015 - July 2016|
|Location:||Beela Dam, Crown Reserve; Shire of Harvey|
South West Institute of Technology
Bunbury Corrective Services
Brunswick River Restoration Action Group