Land Management and Works Update

Land management and works occurring over the December 2022 to February 2023 period:

Weed and vegetation management

  • Hand weeding of woody weeds (mostly Acacia, Geraldton Wax, Agave and Tagasaste) mostly completed
  • Caltrop removed from Forrest Road South firebreak and Malvolio bushland
  • CCWC fortnightly weeding and mapping in s7

Land management and rehabilitation

  • Water contractors undertaking watering of revegetation in the corridor every three weeks.
  • Four cuts in fence repaired, Forrest Road North
  • Five cuts in fence repaired, North Lake Road East.
  • Two cases of illegal dumping on Malvolio Road reported and removed.
  • Two small fires in Forrest Road North, 25/1/23. Minimal damage caused.

Science and Education

Two bobtails (Tiliqua rugosa rugosa) seeking shade near water trough. Location: Malvolio Road Bushland. Photo credit: Adam Peck
Forest Red-tailed Black Cockatoo (Calyptorhynchus banksii naso) prospecting a hollow. Location: Stock Road West. Photo credit: Adam Peck
Melaleuca rhaphiophylla flowering. Location: Hope Road North. Photo credit: Adam Peck