This Local Fire Ban is imposed over all parts of the following Local Government Areas of:
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A severe fire weather warning has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for Monday 16 December 2019.
A prohibition on lighting fires in the open applies for the period from 0001hrs on Wednesday, 4 December 2019 to 2359hrs on Tuesday, 17 December 2019, in the fire ban area(s) specified hereunder:
Community nurseries grow local native plants for community projects and for planting in reserves, parks, schools and public open spaces.
Council provides free environmental education for schools at our environment centres across the region.
Discover our environment centres and learn about the amazing animals, plants and habitats in our region.
All native animals are protected. Information on useful contacts to aid injured animals and provide wildlife first aid.
Moreton Bay Region is home to a rich diversity of native animals. We are privileged to have a wide variety of natural habitat types.
A habitat is a place where living things live and how they survive in that area.
Council's approach to pest management, including land owner responsibilities.
Controlled hazard reduction burns are planned during low risk periods to remove ground fuel in susceptible areas in readiness for bushfire season.
Native animal sightings are regularly reported to Council. If you see an animal or plant of interest contact Council.
Collaborative research on issues affecting the environment with educational institutions, community groups and government agencies.
Residents should take precautions to protect their property against possible infestation by termites or vermin.
Opportunity for landholders to assist in protecting significant nature conservation areas in perpetuity.
The region has a large diversity of waterways ranging from upland streams to the estuaries connecting coastal rivers and streams.
Moreton Bay Region contains a diverse range of natural habitats. These habitats are being threatened by invasive weeds.