Mallee scrub property management

  • Fact sheet
  • August 2015
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The benefits of remnant vegetation

Many farmers blend primary production with conservation, they use the land within its varied capabilities and capacity.

Remnant vegetation is all that is left of the original ecosystems prior to settlement, land clearing, farming and all other land uses.

This special type of system is balanced to look after itself as well as farmland through:

Guidelines for healthy mallee scrub

Healthy mallee scrub is a diverse ecosystem. It can be maintained or improved by following some practical guidelines:

Habitat preservation

Pest control

More information

We have developed a range of factsheets about mallee scrub conservation to assist you with good land management. See the related links below.

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