Thanks to Victorian International Container Terminal sponsorship, we will host three school groups in the park. They will learn how to properly plant and protect seedlings, go on a biodiversity walk and examine aquatic insects. Albert Park PS kicked off on Mon 4th Sept with students very focused on the tasks at hand. There were also a few discoveries.
Here are the first group, planting in the Southern Wetlands:
Water was scooped from the freshwater lake edge and some insects (and tadpoles) were caught in a net suggesting that water quality is very good:
Here are some of the insect species identified