Fleurieu Peninsula Swamps

14 Feb 2018 NGT article on Fleurieu Swamps in the latest edition of Wetlands Australia magazine

To celebrate World Wetlands Day 2018, on the 2nd of February the Australian Government released the latest edition of Wetlands Australia. This time around, the magazine features an article on the restoration work NGT has commenced in the Swamps of the Fleurieu Peninsula, in partnership with DEWNR,...

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29 Oct 2017 Summing up recent wetland restoration tours of Glenshera Swamp, Stipiturus CP

On the 24th and 25th of September, NGT's Mark Bachmann and Ben Taylor teamed up with DEWNR's Randall Johnson to guide visitors around some of the recent restoration works at Stipiturus Conservation Park, 6 km west of Mount Compass. [caption id="attachment_28470" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] NGT's Ben Taylor...

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08 Sep 2017 Sharing the restoration plans for Square Waterhole Swamp (Hesperilla CP)

Well, it's been quite a journey over the past 12 months in getting to know another important wetland on the Fleurieu Peninsula at Hesperilla CP (just south of Mt Compass), a small remnant portion of the originally much larger Square Waterhole Swamp. [caption id="attachment_28278" align="aligncenter" width="927"] The...

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23 Apr 2017 Turning restoration planning into on-ground action at Glenshera Swamp, Stipiturus CP

It is just over 12 months since we completed the restoration feasibility assessment for Glenshera Swamp in Stipiturus Conservation Park, and I am pleased to report that the planning has now been turned into the first stages of on-ground action! Thanks in particular to the Fleurieu Swamps...

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