Managing mangrove, saltmarsh, mosquitoes and migratory shorebird habitats in complex wetlands
Tuesday 1 November 2016
Registration – Sydney Olympic Park Education Centre at Bicentennial Park
Welcome and introduction
Brief consideration of mangrove degradation and the challenge of rehabilitation; introduction to mangrove eco-hydrology and threats of sea level rise
Brief introduction to saltmarsh reconstruction, rehabilitation and reassessment
Brief consideration of the control of mosquitoes and midges
Brief outline of migratory shorebird habit requirements
Field examinations of degraded and marginal mangrove areas, including examples of rehabilitation.
Field examinations of estuarine mosquito management and migratory shorebird habitats.
Afternoon tea (working tea)
Cost: Registration for one day special rate –$330 (incl. GST). Prices include course contents, meals and site tours.
Bookings close: Friday 21st October, 2016. Limited number of places are available.
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