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Biosphere Projects

Western Port Biosphere Reserve has received funding from the Victorian Government Biodiversity On-ground Action – Community & Volunteer Action Grant program to coordinate a 2-year fox monitoring and control project in the coastal northern Western Port region.

This is your opportunity to be at the forefront of Water Stewardship and develop a Site Water Stewardship Plan. We will provide you with assistance to develop a Plan and the training necessary.

Funded by the Australian Government’s Caring for our Country program. Community activities continued recently with an information session on wetland values and threats and a landholder survey.

The headwaters of Watson Creek are in Frankston South.  The creek passes through Somerville and Pearcedale, before entering the waters of Western Port at Watson Inlet and into Yaringa Marine National Park.  This is ho

The Southern Brown Bandicoot is listed as nationally endangered under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 and threatened in Victoria under the Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1