At the August 2018 CFNC general meeting, the guest speaker will be Damien Cook, who will talk about wetland rehabilitation – and, in particular, the ecology of the Koorangie Marshes and how the restoration project here was implemented (see further details below in the comments section).
As outlined on his company’s website, local resident Damien is Co-director and Senior Ecologist of Rakali Ecological Consulting, a company specialising in ecological consultancy. Damien’s roles within the company include ecological consulting, project planning, client liaison and delivering training….He is a recognised expert in wetland, riparian and terrestrial ecology, particularly in the factors affecting the establishment and management of aquatic and wetland plants, and also the revegetation of terrestrial ecosystems.
The evening event will be from 7.30pm on Friday 10 August in the Fellowship Room (behind the Uniting Church on Lyttleton St. The church is situated next door to the Art Gallery). There is no cost for entry, and both members and visitors of all ages are welcome and encouraged to attend. We look forward to seeing you there.