Grassy ecosystems management kit : a guide to developing conservation management plans / Sarah Sharp ... [et al.]

TitleGrassy ecosystems management kit : a guide to developing conservation management plans / Sarah Sharp ... [et al.]
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication2005
AuthorsSharp, S, Dorrough, J, Rehwinkel, R, Eddy, D, Breckwoldt, A
Corporate AuthorsTerritory., ACapital, Australia, NHeritage T
PublisherEnvironment ACT,
CityCanberra
ISBN Number0642603405
Call NumberBiodiversity
Keywordsconservation, ecosystems, environmental planning, flora, native plants
Abstract

The Grassy Ecosystems Management Kit is a manual designed for the assessment of grassy vegetation and its associated fauna habitat. As a result, the kit is suitable for use by regional planning groups, Landcare groups, individual landholders and land managers. The focus of the kit is on implementing the best management practices, to maximise the natural functioning of remnant grassy ecosystem sites.
Contents
The Grassy Ecosystems Management Kit contains:
Useful background information to help in conservation management of grassy sites.
A workbook explaining how to carry out the steps.
A case study showing a worked example.
Further information and reference material.
A list of common grassy ecosystem species and a key to their illustrations within the kit.
A glossary of terms.
Recording sheets for developing a management plan.
A CD containing the entire kit .

URLhttp://www.environment.act.gov.au/cpr/conservation_and_ecological_communities/grasslands/grassy_ecosystems_management_kit
Short TitleGrassy ecosystems management kit a guide to developing conservat