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Gilbert River Pig Eradication

Website/Report

Project lead

Gilbert River Landcare

Partnerships

(not documented)

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 2

Funding amount

$40,000

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

12 December 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project will assist landholders to control feral pigs on pastoral land across seven properties on the Gilbert River and tributaries in Far North Queensland.

Benefits

This project will:
  • allow for regeneration of riparian areas
  • reduce erosion on grazing lands
  • allow for improved weed control
  • improve water quality
  • strengthen biodiversity corridors
  • build greater landscape resilience.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

130184

Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Gilbert River Pig Eradication, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 30 October 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/gilbert-river-pig-eradication-28d3/>.

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