Yarrahapinni Wetlands Restoration

Stage 2 - NSW

  • YEAR: 2014
  • STATE: New South Wales
  • FOCUS AREAS: Cultural Heritage/Healing our Land/SDG 14 : Life below water

There has been a high level of success with the reinundation of the wetlands. The final phase of the project is now being planned whereby the removal of the artificial levee bank is planned to be removed to restore the natural water flow across multiple flow points. Currently water flow is through a narrow set of flood gates. This is not the natural flow and channels the flow rate through this narrow gate system causing erosion. This work will be undertaken by the NSW Soil Conservation service as per the technical specifications undertaken for the project.

FNPW support

This project was funded through generous donations from FNPW supporters across Australia and beyond.

Project overview

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

FNPW supports projects across Australia. In the spirit of reconciliation the we acknowledge the Traditional Owners of Country and recognise their continuing connection to land, waters and culture.

PROGRESS OF THIS PROJECT

The project was completed in XXXX.

This project was funded by FNPW in 2014.

PROJECT PARTNERS

NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service is the lead organisation for this project.

Further information about our project partner can be found on their website:

www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au

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