The Blackwood River Basin is recognised as an international biodiversity hotspot. The immense range of flora and fauna in our catchment attracts thousands of tourists each year and are the focus of many conservation and protection projects.

A flora survey and Weltand Management Plan of the Waterbird Project site has been completed and can be viewed below:

Natural Area – Wetland Management Plan – FINAL

Vegetation Survey, Schwenke’s Dam

In addition, a herbarium of the site’s flora is being developed which can be viewed at the Greenbushes Visitors Centre and catalogues the wonderfully diverse range of species

.spider orchid