This booklet provides land managers with information relating to the natural resources of the Shire of Northam, including the existing and original vegetation, fauna and flora, drainage systems, topography and soils. Some of the problems relating to the management of these resources within the Shire and community initiatives to deal with these problems are also discussed. It is hoped that this information will contribute to the long term viability of the agricultural landscape and the conservation of native vegetation within the Shire.
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Vegetation, Wildflowers, Wetlands, Fauna, Geology, Soils, Topography, Land Degradation, Wind Erosion, Water Erosion, Soil Compaction, Acidity, Northam, Western Australia
Weaving, S J. (1999), Native Vegetation Handbook for the Shire of Northam. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.
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