Wyanbah Lagoon

Wyanbah is a special lagoon as it is the only Lagoon without any major modifications. Almost all other known lagoons have multiple forms of modification, most commonly drains or dams. Wyanbah has neither. It is also surrounded by some good quality remnant listed endangered tablelands montane woodlands. What is also special about Wyanbah is that … Continue reading Wyanbah Lagoon

New research on upland wetlands conservation

The Dynamic Lagoons project team, in collaboration with Dr Sarah Mika at UNE, have just published a paper assessing how effective the current national environmental legislation (the EPBC Act) is at protecting threatened ecological communities like upland wetlands. The process of listing ecological communities for national protection has many flaws, including the restrictive condition thresholds … Continue reading New research on upland wetlands conservation