Category: Local Government

Biodiversity Recovery Plan for Gatton and Laidley Shires, South-East Queensland 2003-2008

Gatton Laidley Biodiversity Recovery Plan Version 2

The Biodiversity Recovery Plan for Gatton and Laidley Shires, South-East Queensland 2003-2008 takes a multi-species recovery planning approach, addressing the conservation and recovery of all known significant species and ecological communities within the defined local government areas of Gatton and

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Holistic Natural Resource Management of Crows Nest Shire (‘Project Green Nest’)

Natural Resource Management Strategy for Crows Nest Shire

The ‘Holistic Natural Resource Management of Crows Nest Shire Project’, which I coordinated in 2001-2,  saw Queensland’s Crows Nest Shire become one of the first rural local governments in Australia to implement an incentive-based NRM program that included an environmental

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Gatton Shire Biodiversity Strategy

Gatton Shire Biodiversity Strategy

I prepared the Gatton Shire Biodiversity Strategy in 2000 as a component of the Natural Heritage Trust (NHT) funded Gatton Shire Vegetation Assessment and Conservation Project. The Strategy advanced innovative win-win solutions to benefit both biodiversity and the landholders and

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Sustainable Management of the Helidon Hills

I led a three-person team in coordinating the Sustainable Management of the Helidon Hills project in 1998-99. The project engaged the community and other stakeholders in sustainable management planning for the complex land use and management issues faced by one

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