Reliance Creek National Park is under threat from invasive weed species. Pioneer Catchment Landcare have been working on a a site at Reliance Creek in a project supported by Reef Catchments and the Australian Governments National Landcare Programme. Volunteers have spent over five mornings weeding the area and have applied some mulch to further suppress weed growth.
A guided tour of the Palm Vine Forest provides opportunity for community to learn about this unique habitat which is home to a number of threatened species. The walking tour will include a briefing on the history of the site and PCL’s involvement to-date, with identification of important plant and weed species.
Monitoring Organisation Pioneer Catchment Landcare
Name Melissa Spalding
Phone 4944 1979
Position in organisation Project Officer
Activity Type land management (e.g. revegetation, pest and weed management)
Activity Indicators water quality in freshwater river basins
Activity location O'Connell catchment
Frequency of monitoring
Monitoring Start Date 01/07/201630/06/2017
Location of monitoring data
Date quality / confidence
Website URL http://reefcatchments.com.au/events/15982/
Collaborators Reef Catchments, Australian Government
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