Resources library

  • Category

  • Type

  • Topic

Resources

Grazing for Healthy Coastal Wetlands: Guidelines for managing coastal wetlands in grazing systems

Grazing for Healthy Coastal Wetlands: Guidelines for managing coastal wetlands in grazing systems

Grazing for Healthy Coastal Wetlands has been developed to provide graziers, landowners and extension officers with information on managing grazing in and around Queensland’s coastal wetlands to maintain healthy coastal wetlands and productive grazing enterprises.

Download PDF

Walking the Landscape Calliope Catchment Story

Calliope Catchment Story

To effectively manage the catchment it is important to have a collective understanding of how the catchment works. This map journal gathers information from experts and other data sources to provide that understanding.

Read more

Walking the Landscape Lower Fitzroy Catchment Story

Lower Fitzroy River Catchment Story

To effectively manage the catchment it is important to have a collective understanding of how the catchment works. This map journal gathers information from experts and other data sources to provide that understanding.

Read more

Case Study

Calliungal Wetland Case Study

A Queensland Government case study focusing on managing cattle and wetlands where three rivers meet; on the Calliungal floodplain.

Download PDF

Wetland case study

Fitzroy coastal floodplain case study

This case study was created by the Department of Environment and Resource Management Aquatic Ecosystem Health Science Integration and Capacity Building Team as part of the Queensland Wetlands Program. The purpose of this conceptual modelling case study is to synthesise and present information on the values of the Fitzroy estuarine floodplain wetland pools. In particular, the study examines how physical and biological connectivity across the Fitzroy delta landscape drives the ecological functioning of the wetland pools.

Download PDF

Wetland case study

Kinka Wetlands case study

This Pilot Program project at Kinka Swamp was so successful that the area has been gazetted as a Reserve for Beach Protection and Coastal Management, with Rockhampton Regional Council (formerly Livingstone Shire Council) as trustee. The project involved restoration of fish passage to 57 hectares of wetland by constructing two fishways at strategic locations, as well as improving access for recreational purposes. The environmental value of the site was promoted through education and an interpretive sign

Download PDF

Wetland Case Study

Nankin Broadmeadows wetland case study

A history of cattle, water and wildlife on Nankin Plain.

Download PDF

Wetlands Case Study

Torilla wetlands case study

A Queensland Wetlands Program case study focusing on integrating high value grazing and wetland management on Torilla Plain.

Download PDF

Natural Grasslands Fact Sheet

FBA Natural grasslands fact sheet

Open fields of natural grasslands are home to special plants and secretive animals, and support productive cattle businesses by providing palatable feed. Natural grasslands are an essential part of our local landscape and they need your help to survive. This guide is full of tips to help central Queensland landholders manage their natural grasslands.

Download PDF