CURRENT PROJECTS

Combating Climate Change

Combating Climate Change

Combating Climate Change The SOWN Climate Action Working Group commenced in October 2021 in response to objectives in the SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan, in particular, ‘to respond to the impacts of climate change’. Initially the group explored climate change...

Regreening Three Mile Scrub

Regreening Three Mile Scrub

Regreening Three Mile Scrub In 2017 SOWN embarked on one of its most ambitious projects – a long-term plan to regreen Three Mile Scrub. The vision of Quandong Park group leader Chris Galbraith, the project involves all six bushcare sites in the Three Mile...

SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan

SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan

SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan In September 2021, SOWN moved to the implementation phase with the publication of the SOWN Enoggera Catchment Plan 2021-2026. You can view or download the SOWN plan at SOWN_Enoggera_Catchment_Plan_2021-2026. The objectives of...

Protect The Gap Rainforest

Protect The Gap Rainforest

Protect The Gap Rainforest The second Walk The Creek event was held at Watercress Farm on 14 July 2022. Project Botanist Dr Rob Price told the group he had recently become aware of a scientific paper which provides information on how to deduce the age of...

SOWN-QCS Nursery Partnership

SOWN-QCS Nursery Partnership

SOWN-QCS Nursery Partnership SOWN and Queensland Corrective Services (QCS) have a nursery partnership program through which high-demand native species are propagated and grown on at the Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre (AGCC) before distribution around...

Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring

Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring

Enoggera Catchment Creek Health Monitoring Why does the water quality of Enoggera Creek go from an A in the headwaters to an F where it joins the Brisbane River? Are you interested in saving our waterways? Do you know what is happening in your local waterways? Before...