Land For Wildlife Properties

Hectares of Habitat

Hectares of Habitat Under Restoration

Somerset Land for Wildlife Hotspots

Land for Wildlife properties are spread across Somerset, including:

Land for Wildlife Map Somerset Hotspots

  • Coominya
  • Crossdale
  • Esk
  • Kilcoy
  • Lowood
  • Mount Archer
  • Mount Beppo

  • Prenzlau
  • Redbank Creek
  • Sandy Creek
  • Toogoolawah
  • Villeneuve
  • Wivenhoe Pocket

Benefits of Becoming a Somerset Member

Eligibility Criteria

Bush blocks, farms, schools, golf courses and commercial properties are all eligible to join Land for Wildlife. There must be a willingness to protect and improve all, or part, of your land for nature conservation. In addition to the size and vegetation criteria shown below, other factors include connectivity (proximity to other bushland areas including other Land for Wildlife properties), presence of threatened species, habitat for threatened species, waterways, educational or broader community values.

Somerset Mist

Land for Wildlife Registration

1 hectare (i.e. 10,000m2 or 2.47 acres) or more of native vegetation with:

  • Diverse plant species.
  • Diverse vegetation layers such as groundcovers, vines, grasses, tall trees and shrubs.
  • Manageable threats such as weeds, pest animals or soil erosion.
  • Willingness of owners to manage it for conservation.

Land for Wildlife Working Towards Registration

1 hectare or more of native vegetation with:

  • Limited plant diversity
  • Limited vegetation layers
  • Abundant threats (e.g. weeds)
  • Willingness of owners to restore it for conservation.

Meet our Members – Land for Wildlife Case Studies

Become a member by getting in touch with Somerset Regional Council today!

(07) 5424 4000