Water quality

The water quality of both dams is being monitored by ACT Parks & Conservation. Monthly data will be collected over the 18 months of the project to measure how revegetation of the dams affects the water quality.Upper Dam Date 07/09/05 13/10/05 Time 13:20 09:20 Air Temp (deg C) 18 17…

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Design & Construction

All work around the dams will be done with minimal disturbance to the surrounding area and according to the following priorities: Control erosion Improve wildlife habitat. Improve public access. Blend with the surrounds. ACT Parks & Conservation will place large boulders and logs in and around the dams. These provide…

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Blue gum school

On the 14th of October 2005, teachers and students from Blue Gums School, Bayne from ACTEW AGL and Waltraud and Jacinta from FoMM conducted a water bug survey in the top dam. Before setting off for the dam we talked about what should and shouldn’t be in our waterways. Blue…

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Project Dragonfly

About the dams Design & Construction Plants & Planting Schedule Events Monitoring Photographs The Friends of Mount Majura are working to improve the habitat around two dams in the Mt Majura Nature Reserve, with assistance from the ACT Government’s ACT Environment Grants. We hope to create a wetland environment as…

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Schedule

Milestones Indicators Key Dates Consultation and detailed design completed. Local riparian species selected and sourced or propagated. Monitoring plan finalised. Design finalised and signed off by stakeholders includingParks and Conservation. Seed collection and plant propagation begun. Water quality and wildlife monitoring begun. July 05 Communication and consultation plan completed and…

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