You, me & biodiversity: revegetation talk with David Millsom
Posted on 4 April, 2019 by Jacqui
Wombat Forestcare is hosting an opportunity to learn about maximising revegetation success with David Millsom , an experienced revegetation practitioner.
When: Saturday 27 April 2019 from 1.30 to 3.00 pm
Where: Trentham Neighbourhood Centre, Cnr Market and High St, Trentham, Victoria
Cost: Gold coin donation
The talk will cover:
- Drivers for and development of large scale revegetation techniques.
- Site preparation for tubestock and direct seeding.
- Site selection.
- Species selection – what to plant and why.
- Provenance, origin of the term and what genetics are telling us.
- Seed treatments – overview of how to maximise germination, use of smoke, heat, cold and other methods.
- Research, development and application of live bacteria innoculant for native legumes.
- How to maximise chance of success in a drying and hotter climate.