Green Tracks Activities

Come and join the Puffing Billy Green Tracks Project in some exciting community activities in 2014...

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Green Tracks Training & Resources

Participate in a conservation training weekend or view our range of online training resources...

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Green Tracks News

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In conjunction with our project partners the Southern Ranges Environment Alliance is proud to bring to you a series of Training Weekends.  These weekends are designed to cover a variety of activities assisting you to make informative decisions about your local reserve, property or project.  We also offer a range of online resources to view and download covering areas such as Strategic Planning in the Puffing Billy Corridor, Flora Assessment in the Puffing Billy Corridor, Pest Animals in the Puffing Billy Corridor, Plant Identification and Community Based Monitoring of Platypus.

 

Please browse through the resources below or view our upcoming Training Program to reserve you place on the next Training Weekend.

 

Green Tracks Management Maps

A series of maps showing areas under management and where works have been completed in support of the Puffing Billy Green Tracks Project.

View the Green Tracks Maps

 

Training Weekends

Our Training Weekends offer the chance to learn about a variety of activities to assist you to make informative decisions about your local reserve, property or project.

Learn more about our 'Conservation Training Weekends' for local residents here

 

Strategic Planning in the Puffing Billy Corridor

Setting management objectives and strategies is critical to success.

View the 'Strategic Planning' presentation here

 

Flora Assessment in the Puffing Billy Corridor

Vegetation is a major site feature and a key part of habitat.

Assessing the overall structure and condition is important in interpreting the site.

The Flora Assessment forms the basis of an overall strategy and works program.

View the 'Flora Assessment' presentation here

 

Plant Identification Course

Plant Identification skills are essential to land management. This guide will help you to understand key features including:

  • Division of plants
  • Habit / life form (size & shape)
  • Physical characters of plants
  • Plant biology
  • Penology (growth characteristics)
  • How to use field guides
  • Interpret site conditions e.g. climate, soil type, drainage patterns and disturbance history

View the 'Plant ID Course' presentation here

 

Our Partners

Puffing Billy Green Tracks is proudly supported by and engaging with Puffing Billy, Yarra Ranges and Cardinia Council, Melbourne Water, Community Groups, Parks Victoria, DSE, local contractors and the general public including adjacent property owners.

Contact Green Tracks

Name: Glenn Brooks-MacMillan

Phone: 0428-427-004

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Web: www.GreenTracks.net.au

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