The ‘habitat hectares’ approach has been developed in response to a growing need for more objective and explicit methods of assessing quality of remnant native vegetation – for use in monitoring vegetation decline and recovery as well as prioritising conservation actions across the landscape. The approach is a key component of Victoria's native vegetation management policy framework, and its practical application is being further evaluated in a number of programs including Victoria's ‘Bush Tender’.
Assessing the quality of native vegetation: The ‘habitat hectares’ approach
Article first published online: 24 FEB 2003
Ecological Management & Restoration
Volume 4, Issue Supplement s1, pages S29–S38, February 2003
How to Cite
Parkes, D., Newell, G. and Cheal, D. (2003), Assessing the quality of native vegetation: The ‘habitat hectares’ approach. Ecological Management & Restoration, 4: S29–S38. doi: 10.1046/j.1442-8903.4.s.4.x
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