Project Name : Forge Creek Biodiversity Project Year 1
Funding Source: 2013/14 – Gippsland Lakes Environmental Fund ( Gippsland Lakes Ministerial Advisory Committee) administered by East Gippsland Landcare.
Start/ Fin 1st July 2013 /30 June 2014-03-25
Project Overview: This project will improve biodiversity through wetland and woodland restoration within the Forge Creek Reserve- a tributary of the Gippsland Lakes, reduce sediments and nutrients entering the Gippsland Lakes and increase community understanding about the national importance of the area.
- •Removal of weeds- 20 ha
- •Revegetation- 9 ha
- •Bird surveys x 4
- •Fish survey x 2
- •Work with Local Landcare groups
- •Produce community Newsletter x 1