Web of Trees - The Yan Yan Gurt Catchment Story

by Rowan Reid and Lawrence Burk

Between 1990 and 2002 tree cover in the 2000 hectare The Yan Yan Gurt Catchment near Deans Marsh increased from 6% to more than 20%. This alone is not extraordinary until you know that there are more than 30 different farmily farms in the catchment and everyone was involved. Most of the plantings are integrated with farming and include a range of tree species.

Read about the story in the Web of Trees Booklet