Grants have been granted as that’s what one does with grants.
$176,000 in ACT Government Grants have been announced today, and the following community-run environmental projects are probably rejoicing.
The grant recipients are:
Greening Australia Capital Region – $14,297
World’s first translocation of the endangered Ginninderra Peppercress.
Friends of the Grasslands – $17,282
To restore ecologically endangered grassy woodlands and native grasslands.
Molonglo Catchment Group – $43,018
To revegetate areas following woody weed removal, create habitat for native species and prevent erosion on slopes.
Greening Australia Capital Region – $33,605
To establish local ground cover species and provide habitat linkages for flora and fauna movements.
Ginninderra Catchment Group – $23,956
For aquatic and bank revegetation around selected riparian zones, and urban waterways.
Southern ACT Catchment Group – $43,842
Weed Control Assistance for Paddy’s River Tharwa Region Rural Lessees.