Fact sheet

Carp Fact Sheet

Find out all the facts about the introduced fish species in this factsheet

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Our platypus – information brochure (posters)

Information developed by Melbourne Water about monitoring for the platypus. Lots of great information and potential posters for the classroom.

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Creating a frog friendly habitat

Find out all about how to create a frog friendly habitat

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Controlling carp fact sheet

Find out all about the FRDC’s plan for controlling carp – informative and interesting!

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Salinity – fact sheet

Salinity refers to the movement and concentration of salt through the landscape. Find out more here!

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What is a catchment? Fact sheet

A catchment is the area of land from which rainfall flows to form a creek or river.

Find out how it is managed and what are some threats to catchments.

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Stormwater fact sheet

What is stormwater? What happens to it and what can we do to help protect our waterways?

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Phosphorus – fact sheet

Find out about what causes phosphorus in a waterway.

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What is the riparian zone? – fact sheet

The riparian zone is any land that adjoins, directly influences, or is influenced by a body of water. Find out what the values, threats and management concerns are.

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Blackwater Fact sheet

Find out about why water sometimes turns black!

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Woody Habitat Fact Sheet

Find out about what a woody habitat is, why it is there and what is being done to manage them.

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FOAM fact sheet

Find about how and why foam occurs in waterways.

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Frog Information from the Amphibian Research Centre

Find out all about the frogs and where you can find them, how to encourage them to your area and some rules around frogs too – Frog Info here!

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Turbidity Fact Sheet

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pH Fact sheet

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