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

Part 6. Reducing Soil Disturbance

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VVP Native Vegetation Management Guide

VVP Native Vegetation Management Guide

Part 6. Reducing Soil Disturbance – VVP Native Vegetation Management Guide

The importance of the soil habitat

Soil disturbance is one of the major causes of native grassland and grassy woodland decline. The soils of the Volcanic Plains that support these vegetation communities have evolved over millions of years and were formed from rock created by the lava flow of many volcanoes dotting the plains.

Read the full article:

Reducing Soil Disturbance (PDF – 4 pages, 127kb)

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