Queensland Wetlands Program
On-ground work, Planning
Case study type
Queensland Wetlands Program (QWP) management case study
The project developed a detailed property plan for Arctus Downs to integrate the natural, vegetated waterways with the property’s water reticulation system. Irrigation water is captured in detention basins (sumps) for reuse. Native vegetation is recognised for its benefits in relation to crop protection, water purification and management of spray drift.
This project will:
Last updated: 26 November 2014
This page should be cited as:
Cotton production, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 1 February 2017, .