Wetland Restoration

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 Managing water on the flats at Eaglehawk Waterhole – a different kind of wetland restoration

Thanks to the wet spring last year, we finally saw NGT's Eaglehawk Waterhole (our restoration reserve in the Upper South East), back to looking at its best - with large areas of shallow seasonal wetland inundating the SA blue gum and buloke woodland flats for the first...

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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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15 Mar 2017 Restoration works at Stipiturus CP are hopefully just around the corner – Register your interest now!

It is hard to believe, but it has been 12 months since we completed the restoration options report for Glenshera Swamp, in Stipiturus Conservation Park, and if all goes to plan then the first steps towards improving the hydrology of this important wetland will hopefully get...

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