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Clean up Magnetic Island significant creeks and riparian areas

Website/Report

Project lead

North Queensland Conservation Council Inc

Partnerships

Magnetic Island Nature Conservation Association

Magnetic Island Community Development Assoc Inc

Geoffrey Bay Coast Care

Olympus Crescent Coast Care

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 1

Funding amount

$39,888

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

25 March 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project aims to improve the environmental values of Magnetic Island creek areas in national park/suburban intersections by rubbish and weed removal and re-vegetation of the lower reaches of local creeks.

Benefits

This project aims to:
  • provide an attractive, healthy, resilient natural environment contributing to the island's lifestyle and tourism industry
  • achieve enhanced community cohesion will be through projects that involve residents, visitors, local groups and businesses
  • engender greater community appreciation of local threats to the environment through improvements in wildlife habitat and corridors and in the quality of water flowing from creeks to reefs and seagrass.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

120080

Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Clean up Magnetic Island significant creeks and riparian areas, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 13 April 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/clean-up-magnetic-island-significant-creeks-and-riparian-areas-694f/>.

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