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Ecological Restoration Fauna Projects Provest Creek Restoration

Final Survey of Wildlife at Provest Creek

We again engaged Cumberland Plain Regeneration to help us work out the fauna at Provest Creek after completing some bush regeneration. In summary 13 species of mammals,  4 reptile species, 11 frog species and over 50 species of birds were detected during the monitoring period. Not bad for a site very close to an urban area. We are very fortunate to have our national parks which preserve habitat for the diverse fauna found in this vegetation community, the Peppermint-Angophora Forest.

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Ecological Restoration Environmental Education Fauna Projects Provest Creek Restoration

Diverse Ecosytem – Fauna at Provest Creek

As part of our grant we wanted to measure the fauna active at Provest Creek. We engaged the services of Cumberland Plain Regeneration to help us. They placed camera traps, took samples of leaf litter and also did a spotlight survey and multiple bird surveys. They revealed a rich ecosystem active on the edge of the Berowra Valley National Park.

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Ecological Restoration Projects Provest Creek Restoration

Julian Leeser Federal MP for Berowra Visits

On 20th Feb we were fortunate to be visited by our local federal MP Julian Leeser. He expressed his passion to preserve the Hawkesbury River for future generations. Provest Creek is a small tributary that feeds Berowra Creek which feeds the Hawkesbury River.  The health of the river systems are all interconnected.

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Natural Hollows Project Projects

“Natural” Hollow Project – Extended!

Wild Habitats Inc. has been successful in obtaining a significant environmental grant to further improve the habitat value of Terrum-bine Reserve Gordon by creating manmade “natural” hollows.

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Ecological Restoration Projects Provest Creek Restoration

Federal Grant Success

Wild Habitats Inc. is pleased to announce that we have successfully received funding through the Federal CEP (Community Environment Program). Our grant is to restore Provest Creek in Hornsby Heights Sydney back to a healthy creek.

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Natural Hollows Project Projects

“Natural” Hollows for Wildlife in Terrumbine Reserve

Thanks to a grant from Ku-ring-gai Council we created new “natural” hollows for rosellas and pygmy possums in Terrumbine Reserve, Gordon.