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

Their work was celebrated at a breakfast ceremony held at Matilda Bay Restaurant and attended by Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Environment Mr Reece Whitby MLA.

North Sub Region

Friends of Lake Claremont

•Hand weeding project at Lake Claremont, $13,090.91

Friends of Bennett Brook

•Improving biodiversity and water quality in the Bennett Brook Reserve, $32,648.45

Friends of Mayland Samphire

•Maylands Samphire saltmarsh restoration, $7,572.91

Swan Estuary Reserves Action Group Inc

•Strengthening the habitat and function at Pelican Point continued, $8,181.82

North East Sub Region

Ellen Brockman Integrated Catchment Group

•Revegitation of waterways and reduction of weeds in reserves in the Ellen Brook catchment, $25,717.91

Chittering Valley Land Conservation District Committee

•Protection of high quality bushland reserves in the Shire of Chittering, $20,909.09

Wannamal Lake Catchment Group Inc

•Landcare in the Wannamal Lake Catchment, $26,311.36

Gingin Environment Group

•Protecting and connecting threatened species and communities in Breera Catchment, $3,840

Bullsbrook Landcare Group

•Riparian repair in Bullsbrook, $40,930.03

East Sub Region

Friends of Boya Trail

•Protection and rehabilitation of the Boya Trail, $3,572.73

Friends of John Forrest National Park

•Weed control along Jane Brook in John Forrest National Park, $15,454.55

Lower Helena Association Inc

•Lower Helena river wetland restoration project, $14,116.85

South Sub Region

Friends of Paganoni Swamp

•Building resilience by restoration of degraded bushland edges – Paganoni Swamp Reserve, $16,842.95

Friends of the Spectacles

•Going further up the hill, $5,215.74

Mount Henry Peninsula Conservation Group

•Mount Henry Peninsula Rehabilitation – weed and feral animal control project, $10,690.91

Bungendore Park Management Committee

•Dieback and weed control for Bungendore Park, $9,272.73

Bannister Creek Catchment Group

•Improving understorey diversity in Bannister Creek Catchment bushlands, $17,600

Friends of Mary Carroll Wetlands

•Restoration of Mary Carroll Park, $15,454.55

Friends of Wireless Hill

•Weed Control at Wireless Hill, $6,353.45

Canning River Regional Park Volunteers Inc

•Litoria Flats stage seven, $1,760

Armadale Gosnells Landcare Group

•Restoration of the Upper Canning, Southern Wungong Catchment Area, $37,219.27 

Photo Credit: Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions