UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management

UTS Kuring-gai Campus Bushland Management, Lindfield

University of Technology
Environmental Consulting, Land Management & Rehabilitation, Eco Construction

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

In 2009, Southern Habitat was engaged by UTS to consult and implement bushland management works to assist in the Deed of Transfer of UTS land in Kuring-gai campus to DECC, with remaining UTS land allocated for residential development.

OUR WORKS

Since 2010, our works included:

  • Preparation of a detailed works methodology, works program, performance criteria and project costings for bushland management of both the bushland interface and the walking track/fire trail
  • Conduct extensive weed species audit and establish baseline data
  • Implementation of primary works using our recommended weed control methodologies to ensure satisfactory control, suppression and eradication of identified weeds
  • Establishment of an Asset Protection Zone
  • Removal of large trees within immediate confines of sewer trench
  • Soil erosion and protection
  • Brush matting to reinstate organic matter and soil cover
  • Revegetation
  • Implementation of a 5-year maintenance program using recommended secondary weed treatment methodologies
  • Reporting & Monitoring

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