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Russell Landcare Trust

Russell Landcare Trust

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Russell Landcare Trust

Long Beach Dune Restoration

Date started: Dune restoration started in 2010

Purpose of group: Russell Land Care Group has been working with local residents at Long Beach in the Bay of Islands to restore the foredunes along the beach front.

About the group: Spinifex, pingao, wiwi and other native plants have planted around existing patches of spinifex and temporary fencing put in to protect the plants from people walking on and off the beach. Sand-ladders have also been put in to improve access down to the beach and reduce erosion.

Contact: David McKenzie

Phone: 09 403 7756