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Pest Management

Logan City boasts a variety of bushland habitats, waterways and vast rural areas, home to many native flora and fauna species. Declared pests are a threat to these natural areas and waterways. Declared pests are plants and animals that cause significant adverse economic, environmental and social impacts.

Council's Pest Management Plan 2014-2018 (PDF 1189 KB) identifies our environmentally significant areas and aquatic environments that will be closely monitored. The plan aims to:

  • improve the effectiveness of control activities
  • monitor and report on performance
  • prioritise pest management activities
  • improve coordination
  • improve stakeholder participation
  • increase public awareness about the need to manage declared pests.

The plan was developed in consultation with key stakeholders who share a commitment to protect Logan's natural environment and sustain primary production.