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Waterbugs Survey — Cedar Creek

7 January, 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Free

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Join us for our Waterbugs Survey and learn how to be a clever water investigator using all sorts of special equipment. You may not have noticed before, but our rivers and creeks are home to hundreds of different species of waterbugs!

Using your detective skills, you will be encouraged to discover and identify the amazing creatures lurking under the surface. You will learn how to forage for waterbugs and to check out what else is hidden in our waterways.

Waterbugs are not only an important food source for many creatures, but they play a vital role in the health of our waterways. Some are very sensitive to pollution, so through monitoring their numbers and diversity we can keep track of how healthy our waterways are.

The data collected is nationally recognised and shared with our local councils to provide up-to-date information about the health of our waterways.

Important information:

  • Sign up today, spaces are limited!
  • This event is suitable for children 6 and over – parental/guardian supervision required.
  • Please make sure you are aware of the current COVID-19 restrictions and do not attend if you are displaying COVID-19 or cold/flu symptoms, no matter how mild.
  • If you can no longer attend, please cancel your booking via Eventbrite to free up your place to those who are on the waiting list. Alternatively, contact the Council’s Environment Team on (07) 3412 4491 or environment@logan.qld.gov.au.
  • For more information email watermonitoring@watergum.org and the website: www.watergum.org

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Details

Date:
7 January
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Tags:
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https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/waterbugs-survey-cedar-creek-tickets-426966417047

Organizer

Watergum

Venue

Cedar Creek
1 Chardon Bridge Road
Cedar Creek, QLD, Queensland 4207 Australia
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