Victorian Volcanic Plains Conservation Management Network

Raising awareness about the value and use of native grasslands, seasonal wetlands, grassy woodlands & other ecosystems on the Victorian Volcanic Plains

Biodiversity in the paddock

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Biodiversity in the paddock

Biodiversity in the paddock

“This booklet is about the role that native pastures have in a landscape that was once grassy woodland but which now supports a range of land uses. On many south-east Australian properties, native pastures make up 65% or more of the grazing area and are the most widespread form of native vegetation. They are important for commercial production but also play a vitally important role in maintaining native biodiversity and healthy landscapes.”

Read the full article: Biodiversity in the paddock (PDF – 32 pages, 3.9MB)

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