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Health Waterways clean-up program

Website/Report

Project lead

Healthy Waterways

Partnerships

City councils: Brisbane, Gold Coast, Logan, Ipswich

Incitex Pivot

Bulimba Creek Catchment Coordinating committee

Bremer Catchment Association

Ipswich Rivers Improvement Trust

Moggill Creek Catchment group

Night eyes Water and Landcare

Upper Brisbane Region Catchment Network

Oxley Creek Catchment and Norman Creek Catchment coordinating committees

Tangaroa Blue

Industries

(not documented)

Activities

On-ground work

Case study type

(none)

Funding source

Everyone’s Environment Grants - Round 1

Funding amount

$100,000

In-kind contribution

(not documented)

Start date

13 May 2013

End date

(not documented)

Summary

This project aims to collect litter from the Brisbane, Bremer and Logan rivers, as well as the natural waterways of the Gold Coast, and provide reports of accumulation areas.

Benefits

This project will not only reduce the amount of litter in these waterways but also aims to advise local government and communities on waterway litter in South East Queensland and provide source tracking, reporting.

Lesson

(not documented)

Reference ID

120067

Last updated: 26 November 2014

This page should be cited as:

Health Waterways clean-up program, WetlandInfo 2014, Department of Environment and Heritage Protection, Queensland, viewed 1 August 2017, <https://wetlandinfo.ehp.qld.gov.au/wetlands/resources/tools/wetland-project/health-waterways-clean-up-program-ee7a/>.

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