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Greener Sydney 2000 : Eric Primrose Reserve project, final report
Murphy, Phil.
Publication Information:
Sydney : Greener Sydney 2000, [2000?].
Physical Description:
v. : ill. ; 30 cm.
General Note:
The grant involved the informal cluster planting of indigenous canopy, shrub and grass species by the community and contractors facilitated by Council Bushland staff.

Five sites in the Parramatta LGA were proposed by Parramatta City Council to Greener Sydney 2000 for this project.

The site chosen by Greener sydney 2000 was Eric Primrose Reserve, Ermington, along the Parramatta River Foreshore adjacent to Silverwater Road an Olympic Transport Route.

The Greener Sydney 2000 program was initiated in August 1994 in response to the Green Games bid for the 2000 Olympics, with the Mission: "To conserve and establish vegetation in Sydney's land and water transport corridors and broader environment prior to the Sydney Olympics in the year 2000".
Contents: Background -- Aims -- Project Description -- Specifications of works -- Grant matching Activities -- Project Outcomes -- Maintenance -- Financial Summary -- Additional Works on Project completion -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1. -- Appendix 2. Planting Schedule Eric Primrose Reserve -- Appendix 3. Project Photographs.

Contents: Executive Summary -- Table of Contents -- Direction and Co-ordination: The Greener Sydney 2000 Committee -- Developing Partnerships -- Federal Government -- State Government -- Local Government -- Greening Australia -- Corporate Sector --The Community -- Community Groups -- Promotion and Publicity -- Planning -- Implementation -- GreenCorps -- GS2000 Planting Records -- Growing Tree Tally -- Community Planting Highlights -- Methods of Plant Establishment -- Species Selection -- Plant Survival -- Funding -- Conclusion -- Appendix I. Greener Sydney Tree Tally -- Appendix II Greener Sydney 2000 Media Clippings.
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