The Friends of Strzelecki Koalas is a project set up under the South Gippsland Landcare Fund.
The Landcare Fund has been established to "support the environmental objects of the South Gippsland Landcare Network as defined in the Role and Statement of Purpose".
Role of the Network
SGLN works with our local community to improve the long-term sustainability of farming and the environment in South Gippsland
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
South Gippsland Landcare Network, through community action, helps to preserve, protect and enhance the environment of South Gippsland by working with government agencies and local businesses to achieve natural resource management outcomes.
Why are we collecting funds?
Friends of Strzelecki Koalas- Habitat for Life is a community based project to increase habitat and the ecological resilience of landscape for Strzelecki Koalas and other important native species.
The project has been running since 2012 and involves identification of key remnant patches and identification of revegetation area to create biolinks. On ground works are a key component of overall project. Active management of our remnants and revegetation areas are key to the long term ecological resilience of the landscape and ultimately the protection of our native species. Community awareness and education, (which is also part of the project) further enhances the project by actively engaging the community in seed collection, propagation, tree planting, koala counts, weed control and assistance to research projects.
How will these funds be used?
The funds will be used in two ways
Key areas of expenditure:
Are donations tax deductible? Yes
Will I receive a receipt for my donation?
Yes, immediately sent to you by email when approved.