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Building community environmental leadership and waterway health restoration Upper Pioneer Catchment and Owens Creek

Website/Report

Project lead

Partnerships

Reef Catchments (Mackay Whitsunday Isaac Ltd)

Pioneer River improvement trust

Conservation Volunteers Australia

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 1

Funding amount

$62,920

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

2 April 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

The project aims to reduce run-off and pollution levels in Upper Pioneer Catchment for improved water quality through restoration and re-vegetation of riparian zones.

Benefits

This project will:
  • improve local environmental values and water quality for the catchment of the Pioneer River.

At a regional scale, water quality improvement aims to benefit the end catchment that drains into the Great Barrier Reef.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

120063

Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Building community environmental leadership and waterway health restoration Upper Pioneer Catchment and Owens Creek, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 12 September 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/building-community-environmental-leadership-and-waterway-health-restoration-241d/>.

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