Wed, 14 June|
Dunwich State School
REF Ramsar Workshop (Minjerribah)
Learn from the folks at Redcliffe Environmental Forum about the Moreton Bay Ramsar internationally important wetlands, and best practices around planning, working, and volunteering in Bribie's Ramsar-protected sites.
When and where
14 June, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Dunwich State School, Dunwich QLD 4183, Australia
About the event
The workshop program objectives are to raise awareness of the Moreton Bay Ramsar Wetland, its values, ecosystems and flora and fauna, and provide participants with the knowledge and skills to improve their practice around planning, working, and volunteering in Ramsar sites, in this case associated with the SEQ region.
Workshop program topics:
- About Ramsar - including definitions within the Ramsar framework, 3 Pillars of Ramsar, wetland types, frameworks and Ramsar Information Sheets (RIS).
- Ramsar Criteria - the 9 criteria used to define internationally significant wetlands, and their applicability to the Moreton Bay Ramsar Site.
- Ecology - the ecology and shorebirds of various wetlands in the Moreton Bay Ramsar Site.
- Practical Application - the implications for participants to assist in planning, working on, and evaluating their projects.
To register please download and complete the registration form and email to the workshop facilitator, Bob Crudgington, at email@example.com. Should you require any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact Bob on 0487 770 087 or the via the provided email.