Town trials new management technique to restore flora diversity

On 19 May 2020, the Town’s Hillview Bushland became a site for a smoking trial that was conducted in partnership with the Town of Victoria Park’s Natural Areas team and the DBCA Biodiversity and Conservation Science department, based at King’s Park.

The Town’s relevant staff will now monitor the germination rates of the local plant species involved in the smoking trial to determine Hillview Bushland’s sustainability for a control burn.

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