This project is supported by The Central Qld Coast Landcare Network through funding from the Australian Government's Caring for our Country

Caring for our Country

Peri-Urban Land Management Program (2009 - 2010)

Main proponent:     WCL
Cash funding:   Caring for Our Country
Other proponents:   Reef Catchments Mackay Whitsunday
In kind funding:   Whitsunday Regional Council

Project outline:

This project aims to provide information to peri-urban land managers. A peri-urban land management plan will be developed and provide to participating land managers highlighting a range of issues including: native vegetation, riparian zones, nutrients, chemical use, pastures and stock, and biosecurity.

Project achievements and outcomes:

In partnership with Sarina Landcare Catchment Management Association and Pioneer Catchment and Landcare Group
Peri-urban planning tool developed for Mackay Whitsunday Region
ABCD Framework developed for the region
Land Management Plan template developed for the region
Land Management Plans developed and provided to land managers