Great Fact sheet for Rural Landholders by the Upper Murrumbidgee Catchment Committee Wetlands Factsheet Upper Murrumbidgee Catchment featuring John and Mary Walsh

John and Mary Walsh receiving a Rivercare Award

 

Upcoming events

Erosion Control Workshop – Breadalbane 20th March

With Craig Sponholtz

Course Outine:

Morning session:

Watershed Patterns and Processes

  1. I.                    Reading watershed patterns and processes
  2. II.                  Erosion and deposition processes
  3. III.                Degradation and desertification

 Morning Tea:

Regenerative Principles and Practices for Watershed Health

  1. I.                    Floodwater agro-ecology and the runoff resource
  2. II.                  Regenerative design principles and priorities

Lunch Break:

Afternoon session:

Introduction to Harvesting Runoff to Reverse Erosion

  1. I.                    Preventing sheet erosion and harvesting sheet flow
  2. II.                  Preventing gully incision and down-cutting
  3. III.                Grade control, floodplain access and moisture storage
  4. IV.               Headcut treatments and plunge pools

 View in field examples as location and time allows

 


 

Dryland Solution Website

Erosion Control Field Guide