Revegetation guides can provide a valuable resource in determining a local indigenous reference community- Principle 1 of the National Restoration Standards. Gill Earl provides a walk through of the Murray-Riverina vegetation guides that are widely accepted as the go-to resource for revegetation projects in that area. The elements of the guides are outlined and why they have achieved widespread adoption is discussed.
|Murray-Riverina revegetation guides||00:50|
|Content of reveg guides||01:45|
|3 Step process- subregions, landforms/ plant communities, species selection||02:26|
|Vegetation profile example, including reference site, Species descriptions||04:55|
|How reveg guides are used and by whom||07:00|
|Principle 1. Ecological restoration practice is based on an appropriates local indigenous reference ecosystem||09:03|
|How the reveg guides relate to the National Restoration Standards- Principle 1||09:30|
|Reveg guides need to be -Easy, Attractive, Social, Timely||11:21|
|BProblems with reveg guides and conclusion||13:23|
Read More – Links
- Restoration & Revegetation Guide for the North East catchment of Victoria. Dept of Environment & Primary Industries. Victoria
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