Join us for OCCA's bi-monthly general meeting at 5.30pm on Tuesday 24 February at the Oxley Creek Common (Red Shed), Sherwood Road Rocklea.
The meeting will feature a Special Presentation: "A Regulatory Response to Invasive Species Management in Brisbane". The presentation covers Brisbane City Council's response to pest plants and pest animals on private property, and will include:
- Why Council manage Invasive species on private land
- Survey procedures
- How locations are prioritised
- Pest Management Plans
- Pest animals that require management action
- Invasive species complaints
- Management Challenges
Presenter: Bill Manners, Principal Officer Natural Environment, Compliance & Regulatory Services Branch. This branch has responsibility for Council's regulatory activity for pest plants, pest animals, protected vegetation, water contamination, hazardous vegetation, illegal dumping and illegal activities in parks.
You'll also get to hear about OCCA's current projects and recent activities and get an update on OCCA's new accommodation and plans in 2015.
Volunteers, friends, members, and general public, all welcome.
Light refreshments will be provided.