Site 4; 60 ha.

Site 4, Hubbard. 60 ha. Theme 1, revegetation (25 ha); Theme 2, vegetation rehabilitation, no stock grazing (35 ha).

The Hubbard sites are remnant woodland and open pasture on steep hills and gullies. Large cleared patches require rehabilitation. The site is part of a ‘corridor’ that links Mt. Disappointment State Forest to the King Parrot Creek. Predominant species: Long-leaf Box, Broad-leaf Peppermint, Blackwood, Bracken, with some Silver Wattle and Common Cassinia, even Mint Bush near State Forest. Good native grass content, and native ground cover among bush remnants. The site perimeter is partly fenced, but requires ‘internal’ fencing to manage stock access.hubbard-4-map1

Site 4 currently has 3 photo-points, but more are planned.

PP1: 55H 346471.73 m E, 5869725.97 m S.
PP2: 55H 345063.23 m E, 5869909.39 m S.
PP3: 55H 346188.21 m E, 5869182.34 m S.

On-ground activities:

Fencing constructed:

Indigenous seedlings planted:

Indigenous seed drilled:

Photo-point 1. Site 3B. Jun-2012.

Photo-point 1. Site 4. Jun-2012.

Photo-point 2, Site 3B Jun 2012.

Photo-point 2, Site 4. Jun 2012.

Photo-point 3, Site 3B. Feb-2013.

Photo-point 3, Site 4. Feb-2013.

2 responses to “Site 4; 60 ha.

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