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Bass Coast Shire Council is seeking community input on its plan to map the existing areas of native bushland across the Shire, and identify linkages that will provide key environmental corridors.
The Biodiversity Biolinks Plan aims to highlight these passageways that are vital to increasing the amount of habitat in the region and allow flora and fauna to move from place to place.
Council is working in partnership with the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and the West Gippsland Cathment Management Authority (WGCMA), who have mapped the health and location of native vegetation in the Shire and identified proposed biolinks.
Bass Coast Mayor, Cr Pamela Rothefield, said that the biolinks plan is instrumental in protecting and developing the Shire’s natural environment.
“The biolinks plan will guide our...Read more from this release