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Ilparpa swamp rehabilitation plan.



Ilparpa swamp rehabilitation plan.


Henderson, R.


E-Publications; E-Books; PublicationNT; Report ; 18/2003




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Dept. of Infrastructure, Planning and the Environment

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Alice Springs


Report ; 18/2003

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are Required? Timing issues : DlPE (BFC, DlPE (BFC) ASRAVFB $320 (2 x 8 hrs) $320 (2 x 8hrs) $100 $100 Appropriate weather conditions arc cnl!cal for controlled burns_ SitU wind conditions and low temperatures arc required to enable burning to be undertaken. Due to smoke concerns, light wmds to the F.asl will limit controlled burning due to the proximlt)' o f the Old Timers Home and other residences_ Treatment and detailed methods: ConsIdering weather eondlttons and suffiCient fuel loads a controlled burn Will occur each rear and entaIl: t. Selected areas containcd wlthm a flrebrcak Win be set alight WIth drip lorchcs. 2. Firc suppression units conSLSlmg of four two-person 4x4 firc fighting \"chic1es and two ASFR fire engmcs will monito r the burning and control any spot fircs thal may escape firebrcaks. 3. Furthcr emergcncy personnel WIll be prc-warncd of the ac tivity and wiJl be on caU if reCJuired. 4. No chemLeal/watering reagents arc to be used m fire suppression WIthin the swamp or immediate sur rounds. Occupational Health and Safety issues : First Aid ECJuipment must be made lIxal1able for all personnel and volunteen; partte;patmg in this activuy. Released A P r i I 2 0 0 3

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