UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management

UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management, Lindfield

University of Technology
Land Management & Rehabilitation, Eco Construction, Professional Advice & Reporting

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

In 2009, Southern Habitat was engaged by UTS to consult and implement bushland management works to assist in the Deed of Transfer of UTS land in Kuring-gai campus to DECC, with remaining UTS land allocated for residential development.

OUR WORKS

Since 2010, our works included:

  • Preparation of a detailed works methodology, works program, performance criteria and project costings for bushland management of both the bushland interface and the walking track/fire trail
  • Conduct extensive weed species audit and establish baseline data
  • Implementation of primary works using our recommended weed control methodologies to ensure satisfactory control, suppression and eradication of identified weeds
  • Establishment of an Asset Protection Zone
  • Removal of large trees within immediate confines of sewer trench
  • Soil erosion and protection
  • Brush matting to reinstate organic matter and soil cover
  • Revegetation
  • Implementation of a 5-year maintenance program using recommended secondary weed treatment methodologies
  • Reporting & Monitoring

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