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LGAQ Natural Resource Management Forum

11 May 2023 - 11 May 2023
PCYC Cooktown, 3 May St
09:00 Welcome to Cooktown Mayor Peter Scott, Cook Shire Council
09:10 Climate Assessment Tool: A Climate Change Alliance of Botanic Gardens Initiative Peter Symes, Cook Shire Council
09:45 South Cape York Catchments Ranger Programs Jason Carroll, South Cape York Catchments
10:05 Behaviour Change and Community Engagement for Environmental Outcomes Sharyn Rundle-Thiele, Social Marketing @ Griffith University (Virtual)
10:25 Morning tea All
11:05 LGAQ Advocacy Update Gamba Grass Taskforce LGAQ
11:35 Cape York NRM Regional Update Darryn Higgins, Cook Shire Council
11:55 Environmental Markets Update: Carbon and New Restoration Methods Adam Sadler, Cape York NRM Green Collar
12:15 Lunch and networking All
12:35 Reef Guardian Councils Initiative Updates Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority
13:35 Invasive Plants Research and Management Update Melissa and Stephen Setter, Biosecurity Queensland
14:15 Whole-of-System Values Based Framework Implementation Liz Owen and Dennis Ah-Kee, Jaragun Ecoservices
14:35 Forum Summary and Wrap Up  Josh Dyke and Jacqui Hurwood, LGAQ
15:00 Forum Close

This is an externally hosted event. Please contact Jacqui Hurwood (LGAQ) at, with questions regarding the NRM Forum.


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