2021 SALP recipients

4th February, 2021

Congratulations to the 2021 SALP Grant Recipients!

The Swan Alcoa Landcare Program (SALP) is a joint initiative of Alcoa, the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions (DBCA) and Perth NRM, established to provide a simple process for community groups to access funding for on-ground environmental works.

Since its inception in 1998, SALP has provided more than $9.2 million in funding to community groups, who in turn have delivered more than 1400 restoration projects, ranging from weeding and planting to feral animal control and the creation of wildlife habitat.

These are the recipients of the SALP grants in the 2021 funding year.

Their work was celebrated at a breakfast ceremony held at the University Club of Western Australia on Tuesday, 25 February 2021.

2021 SALP Grant Recipients

 

North Sub Region

Bronwyn Edney (Friends of Bennett Brook), Julie Ginbey (Swan Estuary Reserves Action Group), Jo Bower (Friends of Maylands Samphires), Reece Whitby MLA (Member for Baldivis), Jenni Bannister-Jones (Friends of Lake Claremont)
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  • Friends of Lake Claremont Ltd
    Hand weeding to support re-vegetation at Lake Claremont
    $15,000
  • Friends of Maylands Samphires
    Restoration of the Maylands Samphire Saltmarsh Threatened Ecological Community
    $14,100
  • Friends of Bennett Brook
    Improving Biodiversity and Water Quality in the Bennett Brook Reserve
    $14,200
  • Swan Estuary Reserves Action Group Inc
    Continued rehabilitation of Pelican Point
    $36,000

North East Sub Region

Bruce Hegge (Chair, Perth NRM), Monique Bills (Ellen Brockman Integrated Catchment Group), Sue Pedrick (Chittering Valley LCDC), Gary Wilkinson (Wannamal Lake Catchment Group), Richard Janes (North Swan LCDC), Calvin Fidge (Chittering Landcare Group), Reece Whitby MLA (Member for Baldivis)
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  • Chittering Landcare Group
    Waterway rehabilitation in Brockman River catchment: Gorter Project
    $5,100
  • Ellen Brockman Integrated Catchment Group
    Waterway rehabilitation in the Ellen Brockman Catchment
    $18,400
  • North Swan Land Conservation District Committee
    Ecological restoration across the Ellen Brook Catchment
    $15,700
  • Wannamal Lake Catchment Group
    Revegetation in the Wannamal Lake Catchment
    $20,000
  • Chittering Valley Land Conservation District Committee
    Rehabilitation of Chittering Reserves
    $34,600
  • Chittering Landcare Group
    Wandena North Riparian Reserve Rehabilitation
    $6,800

East Sub Region

Hamish Beck (Chairman, Swan River Trust), Maddie Bonnaire (Friends of Falls Park), Glenys Letchford (Friends of Glen Park), Danae Warden (Blackadder Woodbridge Catchment Group), Gwenda Dean (Friends of Pioneer Park), June Prouse (Friends of Boya Trail), Reece Whitby MLA (Member for Baldivis)
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  • Friends of Boya Trail
    Protection and Rehabilitation of Boya Trail
    $3,789
  • Blackadder Woodbridge Catchment Group Inc
    Blackadder Creek and Little Wetland Corridor Morning Glory Eradication Project
    $2,375
  • Friends of Pioneer Park
    Heritage Trail Grass Project Stoneville to Sexton
    $7,500
  • Friends of Falls Park
    Jane Brook: Riparian zone restoration (Falls Park, Hovea)
    $4,547
  • Friends of Glen Park Reserve
    Conservation and Preservation of Glen Park Reserve
    $16,900

South Sub Region

Margaret Matthews (Friends of Wireless Hill), Jodie Read (Alcoa Australia), Unice Robinson (Friends of Mary Carroll Wetland), Ross Wylie (Armadale Gosnells LG), Amy Krupa (Blackadder Woodbridge Catchment Group), Darren O’Brien (Bannister Creek Catchment Group), Reece Whitby MLA (Member for Baldivis)
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  • Bannister Creek Catchment Group
    Enriching Understorey Diversity of Bannister Creek Catchment Corridors
    $16,700
  • Friends of Paganoni Swamp
    Protecting Paganoni – weed control after prescribed burn and maintaining reserve edge weed resilience
    $10,500
  • Friends of Mary Carroll Wetlands
    Restoration of Mary Carroll Park Wetlands
    $12,800
  • Armadale Gosnells Landcare Group
    Restoration of the Upper Canning, Southern, Wungong Catchment Area
    $44,200
  • Friends of Wireless Hill
    Conservation and restoration of Wireless Hill Bushland
    $11,489
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