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Landcare Worker

Landcare workers perform a range of tasks to maintain and restore native bushland and farmland.

Tasks:

  • kill and remove weeds and unwanted vegetation using minimal disturbance techniques or herbicides
  • collect seeds from local native plants
  • propagate local native plants
  • replant native trees, shrubs, grasses and wildflowers
  • take part in pest (e.g. rabbit) eradication programs
  • collect botanical and environmental data
  • map vegetation
  • construct and maintain tracks and facilities in bushland
  • ¬†maintain equipment
  • apply control measures to combat salinity.