Mt Marshall Land Conservation District Committee(LCDC)
in 1984, the Mt Marshall Land Conservation District Committee (LCDC)
was one of the first land conservation districts gazetted in WA under
the Soil and Land Conservation Act 1945. The purpose of forming the
committee was to ensure that farmers would maintain control of conservation
matters in their district.
Committee in consideration of the requirements of the Act has determined
that the committee shall include:
The Commissioner for Soil and Land Conservation, or his nominee,
2 Local Government Representatives,
3 persons representing one of the producer organizations, and
7 landholder representatives.
Members are appointed for a three year term after which they are available
Membership (term ends July 2006)
Keith Ohlsen (Department of Agriculture, Merredin)
- Cr Derek Clauson, Dep President, Shire of Mt Marshall, Farmer
- Cr Ty Kirby, Member, Shire of Mt Marshall, Farmer
John Dunne, Farmer, P.O. Box 45, Beacon WA 6472
- Chris Kirby, Farmer, P.O. Box 31, Beacon WA 6472
- Jim Sorgiovanni, Contractor, P.O. Box 138, Koorda 6475
Robert Clare, Farmer, P.O. Box 214 Koorda 6475
Jason Faulkner, Farmer, P.O. Beacon 6472
Paul Gillett, Farmer, P.O. Box 147, Bencubbin 6477
Poole, Farmer, P.O. Beacon 6472
Sachse, Farmer, P.O. Box 30, Bencubbin 6477
Shemeld, Farmer, P.O. Beacon 6472
committee meets quarterly.
John Dunne Vice-President – North
Sachse Vice-President – South
Kirby Treasurer (Ex-officio)
of the Committee
promote strategic earthworks; erecting fences to protect waterways,
badly degraded sites, remnant areas and bush corridors; planting trees
and shrubs in recharge areas; revegetating salt-affected areas with
useful fodder shrubs and pasture species and adopting cropping methods
and rotations which will better utilise the available rainfall; and
generally preserve the natural resources and biodiversity of the district
for the enjoyment of future generations.
Equipment Available for Hire
Level, Tripod and Survey Staff.
Laser Level Receiver, Laser Level, Tripod and Survey Staff.
Laser Level Receiver, Laser Level and Tripod (temporarily unavailable).
Tree Planter #1
Tree Planter #2