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Revive our Wetlands 2007-2009 Activity monitoring sheet Revive site name: Point Cook Coastal Park Common or local name for site: Cheetham Wetlands Partner agency details: Agency: Parks Victoria Contact persons Bernie McCarrick (Ranger) and John Argote (Ranger in Charge) Contact details: Telephone: 03 9394 9100 mobile: 0419 880 575 Email: email@example.com Supporting agency details: Agency: Contact person: Contact details: Telephone: Mobile phone: Email: Indigenous contact details: Agency: Contact person: Contact details: Telephone: Email: To be completed by the person filling in this form: Name: Bernie McCarrick Agency: Parks Victoria Contact details: Telephone: 9394 9100 Mobile 0419 880 575 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Date form completed: 10 Dec 07 Once completed please email this form to: Sarah Brittle (email@example.com) 2007 performance monitoring 1. Volunteering details: Dates, days and numbers of Revive/CVA volunteers that worked at the site during this monitoring period: Dates Days Volunteers Total volunteers-days 25 Jan 07 to 06 Dec 07 36 days covering 1897 hours Locals & international 36 2. Activities information: Management issue – 2007 targets 2007 achievements Assessments baseline condition Weed control or eradication Weed mapping to Photo point(s) taken by Photo point(s) ● Target achieved understand full extent of CVA to identify Established: weed problems. infestation of weeds Photo sent to Revive Incomplete mapping of Coordinator by CVA. Boxthorn and other Boxthorn mapping input on weeds Parks Victoria Environmental Information System after boxthorn removal. Pest plant (mostly 1.5 hectares of Area of 3 hectares of boxthorn ● Target achieved or exceeded Boxthorn) invasions boxthorn to be removed reducing habitat of removed. native species Native species of vegetation ● Target achieved or exceeded flora/fauna (covering returning over 60ha area of area over 50ha ) boxthorn removed. Rabbit harbour eliminated where boxthorn has been removed. Erosion control sedimentation management De-silting of water 3 water channels de- No channels had silted up. ● Not done channels to improve silted as shown by Water flow unrestricted at this flows achieving free flow of stage. water in these channels. Photo point(s) Photo point(s) ● Not done Established: Photo(s) sent to Revive Coordinator : Surveys and monitoring Monitoring bird 5 bird counts. 9 bird ID surveys carried out ● Target achieved or exceeded populations Monitoring bird during the year. populations at Cheetham Wetlands. This is seasonal depending on migratory patterns, but approx Sept –March; OBPs March to October. Gross pollution cleanups/management Growing litter problem 3 litter surveys to be 15 Litter collections conducted ● Target achieved or exceeded from nearby urban undertaken and during the year. expansion collections done Education and awareness raising, community/stakeholder empowerment Community involvement Involve local schools Local residents participated in ● Target almost achieved (>75% of numerical target) in practical conservation and residents from regular Thursday work. of the park. Point Cook and No schools involved during the Sanctuary Lake in year regular Thursday work Carry out letterbox drop No relevant information details ● Not done to 300 residents in area to letterbox drop Photos taken Photo point(s) ● Target achieved or exceeded Established by CVA 3. Co-funding and in-kind support: Details of cash or in-kind resources that were generated to support, or value-add to the Revive efforts. Source of Business, Form of contribution Estimated value ($) of resources provided resources organisation, program Local Regional-catchment Parks Victoria Tools & educational support $1500 State-Territory National Others TOTAL $1500