Case Studies

25 case studies found

Action plan for vine weeds

An Action Plan for the management of vine weeds in the greater Macleay catchment has been prepared to identify key actions for the strategic management of these weeds.

Biosecurity Riparian Waterways (streams and rivers aka riparian) Weed control Planning

Nabiac Landcare Group

Bringing biodiversity back in the village of Nabiac

Biodiversity Urban and Peri-urban Native Vegetation Weed control

Weed Blitzes

Weed Blitzes have been organised to support small groups with big weed problems

Community Weed control Coastal Plains & Ranges

Swamped by Threats

Partnerships supporting the protection of endangered vegetation communities

Biodiversity Public Lands and Reserves Threatened entities Wetlands Weed control

Getting through the Dry

Planning for how to survive the predicted continue dry times in the area

Weed control Western Slopes & Plains Climate Sustainable Agriculture Livestock Workshops Soils Planning Cropping Grazing

Police Paddock Partnerships

Community connection through participation

Weed control Native Vegetation Public Lands and Reserves Community Habitat

Nasty Nasella - working together to manage the problem

A planned approach is needed to manage serrated tussock.

Weed control

Tree Poppers for Privet Removal

Dandarrga Landcare on the Dorrigo Plateau

Weed control Resources for volunteers

Restoration of Farmers Creek at Oakey Park

Supporting and increasing community capacity and engagement

Waterways (streams and rivers aka riparian) Group formation Weed control

Biological Pest Controls

Overview of the progress of biological controls of weed species across the Shoalhaven and Illawarra

Weed control Workshops Research

Bundilla Scout Planting Day

A Treemendous day for Bundilla Scouts

Weed control Coastal Plains & Ranges Youth engagement Revegetation / Planting Urban and Peri-urban Education

Taking local action on weeds

In 2016 GLENRAC formed a new sub-committee to the Committee of Management. The purpose of the sub-committee was to provide input into the draft Regional Weeds Plan but the results of the sub-committee have delivered much more.

Weed control Biodiversity Tablelands Community Sustainable Agriculture Education Local Government

Woody Weeds training Watagan Creek

Rehabilitation of Watagan Creek is a a priority for Wollombi Landcare so a workshop was held to address the issues.

Riparian Weed control Waterways (streams and rivers aka riparian) Regeneration of native vegetation Resources for volunteers

Corridor Links and Carbon Sinks

Biodiversity for Carbon and Corridors (B4CC)

Weed control Biodiversity Coastal Plains & Ranges Revegetation / Planting Sustainable Agriculture Education

Eliminating Green Cestrum

Using a coordinated approach to eliminate Green Cestrum along the Horton River and to prevent its further spread downstream

Tablelands Weed control Planning Biodiversity Grazing

Taming the Tiger

To investigate alternative methods of Tiger Pear control including Biological and non-chemical Control methods and to try to limit the spread of Tiger Pear in the Gwydir Shire Area

Western Slopes & Plains Weed control Research Education Sustainable Agriculture

Buffering World Heritage Forest reserve

Controlling invasive species and restoring health and resilience to vegetation on private land as a buffer to World Heritage

Weed control Biodiversity Resources Coastal Plains & Ranges

Weeds Management

Options for controlling dominant weeds in the Wellington/Dunedoo aeas.

Weed control Western Slopes & Plains Education Sustainable Agriculture Workshops

Wollemi Weeds & Wine

A weekend of exploring, friendship and learning about the Wollemi – Martindale environment.

Weed control Youth engagement Biodiversity Education Coastal Plains & Ranges

Cohen's Reserve transformation

From impenetrable weeds to a community asset

Western Slopes & Plains Weed control Waterways (streams and rivers aka riparian) Public Lands and Reserves